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Technical Buyer

Wales - Gwynedd
£35,000 - £40,000
25 Apr 2021
Vacancy Type:
Permanent - Full time
Job Description

A well respected, worldwide manufacturing organisation based in Bangor North Wales has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Technical Buyer to meet the production requirements in Mechanical, Electrical and Electro Mechanical Manufacturing. Support purchasing manager Acting as the Primary contact with suppliers and managing global imports and shipments.

As the Technical Buyer you will be responsible for:

  • Researching sources of supply for current and prospective contracts
  • Global sourcing and substitution for lower cost/improved service.
  • Preparing costings for tender submissions
  • Auditing current BOM costs/sources-Achieving cost savings
  • Negotiate optimum terms and conditions

As the Technical Buyer you will have the following skills

  • Excellent negotiating skills.
  • Full understanding of MRP principals/logistics.
  • Comprehensive understanding in Microsoft office-Particularly Excel
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure where necessary
  • Flexibility in meeting changing deadlines
  • Broad technical knowledge in either Electronic components, Metals, Pressings and Forgings, Gears and shafts, Plastic mouldings

I will be interested in speaking to purchasing managers, supply chain manager, technical buyers and material buyers

In return for your experience as a technical buyer, you will be rewarded with the security of a full time, permanent position, with a competitive salary, holiday and pension scheme. 

If this sounds like the opportunity you are looking for then apply today!


S2 Recruitment is acting on behalf of our client as an employment business.