Job Type: Permanent
Job Industry: Manufacturing
Contact Name: James Scullion
Job Location: Surrey
Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Job Salary: £24000 - £25000 Per Annum
A rapidly expanding organisation are seeking an Assistant Buyer to join their materials buying function, based within the Redhill head office. The role will be responsible for managing direct material purchases (Electro-mechanical components, metals, fasteners, technology), along with managing a small amount of subcontracted suppliers providing manufacturing processes.
They are ideally looking to meet with ambitious Assistant Buyers who have experience working within a similar manufacturing environment, who have the ability to communicate with engineering and technical teams. The company have a strong history of promoting from within, so they are looking for someone who would want to grow and develop through the procurement team over the next few years.
Support the procurement team across a range of direct commodities
Raise purchase orders with suppliers
Get involved with supplier negotiations
Develop relationships with current supply base
Source potential new suppliers
Work closely with finance to resolve any invoicing queries
Experience working in the manufacturing industry
Experience being involved in supplier negotiations
Strong administration skills
Studying towards CIPS (Desirable not essential)
If you would like to be considered please submit your CV, alternatively if you have any questions please call me on 020 3915 9127.