Job Title: Buyer - Aerospace manufacturing
Salary: up to £30K per annum + benefits (dep on exp)
Key words and phrases important to this job include:Purchasing, Procurement, Buyer, buying, Supplier Relationship, Quality, Contracts, Savings Targets, Supplier Reduction, Operational
As a leading aerospace supplier to both military and civil aircraft manufacturers, my client is used to the high expectations of their customers. Part of a wider global aerospace engineering group, their success is due in no small part to the excellent design, manufacture and reliability of the products to aerospace customers, with challenging (but achieved) targets. To ensure the continued improvement of these standards my client now seeks an experienced buyer.
Locally the company employs over 600 employees with a small but experienced procurement team;
Some of your main responsibilities are listed below:
* Prepare & process requisitions & purchase orders for goods, services and supplies
* Perform on time delivery of products and services
* Negotiate with suppliers for best quality for the lowest price
* Initiate and oversee complete bid / quote processes for supplies and equipment
* Prepare request for quotations, evaluate quotes, select suppliers and create & approve purchase orders
As the ideal candidate you will be an experienced buyer, with a proven track record in acquiring materials necessary for a manufacturing / engineering facility a well as indirect products and services required to allow a large manufacturing pant to operate.
You will be working towards or already have a CIPS qualification and be looking for an organisation able to offer fantastic long term career prospects. You will be comfortable communicating internally across departments, but more importantly you will be adept at building long term relationships with suppliers, ensuring that customer's requirements and expectations are always met.
This role offers an excellent immediate position, with a high level of responsibility, combined with superb prospects for development within the group of companies both here and overseas, for the fully qualified candidate.
Please apply on line with your full CV to Paula Ball.
Ideal living locations include; Leicester, Loughborough, Tamworth, Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield, Corby, Newark, Birmingham, Lichfield, Burton