Job Description For:
Assistant Buyer – 31885JS_1517589084

  • Job Reference:31885JS_1517589084

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Manufacturing

  • Contact Name: James Scullion

  • Job Location: Surrey

  • Job Title: Assistant Buyer

  • Job Salary: £24000 - £25000 Per Annum

Posted On: 2nd February 2018

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.

Role Responsibilities

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 Required:

Procurement experience

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.


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