CONTRACT ENGINEERING BUYER | Orion Electrotech
alt

CONTRACT ENGINEERING BUYER

£35 - £38 per hour
Bletchley
Contract

Apply Now

CONTRACT ENGINEERING BUYER

Rolling contract, Immediate start available


Innovative manufacturer is looking for a contract Production Buyer to support some of their key projects.

As contract Buyer, it will be a varied Purchasing role with responsibility for direct purchasing within manufacture supporting the Purchasing Manager to procure day-to-day items across a mechanical / electro-mechanical commodity range for production, from mechanical components/assemblies including metalwork to cables, electronics, and consumables.

Key accountabilities for contract Buyer will include:

  • Supporting the purchasing of shop floor items
  • Price negotiation / ensuring the lowest overall cost of acquisition.
  • Placing purchase orders for a defined range of suppliers, using the SAP / MRP / ERP system
  • Ensure suppliers deliver product to agreed delivery dates.
  • Cost reductions
  • Monitor supplier performance


To succeed in this interesting Buyer's role, you will need:

  • Previous purchasing / procurement experience in a production/manufacturing environment
  • Broad-based direct purchasing experience, ideally covering mechanical, electro-mechanical or electrical commodities.
  • A working knowledge of SAP / MRP / ERP systems and negotiation skills required.


Please contact Alison Kemp for further details or apply via the link

Likely to suit individuals with a background as (but not limited to) Buyer, Supply Chain Buyer, Commodity manager, Manufacturing Procurement, direct buyer, Purchasing Specialist, Production buyer, Project Purchasing

Apply Now

Ready to work with us?

Let's Talk!

Hi, we're