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Buyer job, St Asaph, North Wales

Wales - Denbighshire
Date Posted:
11 Sep 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent - Full time
Job Description
Buyer job, St Asaph, North Wales
Permanent opportunity with a world leading design and manufacturing company for an experienced Buyer.  You will be working as a key member of the Procurement team supporting operations by managing a portfolio of suppliers and commodities to meet manufacturing demands in a highly respected company with a reputation for encouraging and supporting personal development. This job is based in the St Asaph business park which is easily commutable from across North Wales and into the North West.
In the Buyer job, St Asaph, North Wales you will be:
  • sourcing, selecting and developing suppliers capable of meeting quality and delivery requirements
  • sourcing, selecting and negotiating with suppliers to ensure the most cost effective supply of product/parts
  • scheduling the suppliers to meet on time delivery requirements 
  • with guidance, preparing and implementing supplier improvement plans to maximise the key metrics: quality, delivery and cost
  • actively reducing the supply base to maximise spend with preferred suppliers, increasing leverage, response and improved relationships
For the Buyer job, St Asaph, North Wales you will need:
  • a minimum of 5 years purchasing experience
  • experience of MRP systems
  • Degree/HNC in a related subject
  • CIPS qualification
  • excellent communication, time management, organisational and general IT skills
  • The ability to work to and consistently meet deadlines
  • a high standard of attention to detail and the ability to work in a highly dynamic, team oriented, fast paced environment
  • the ability to forge and maintain stakeholder relations
Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX, KPIs, knowledge of manufacturing/operations, a business qualification and/or AS9100 Awareness are also desirable for this role, although not essential.
This is a full time, permanent role with a salary of £26,836 per year depending on experience along with an attractive benefits package including 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, free car parking, company contributing stakeholder pension scheme, life assurance, learning and development opportunities, profit share based bonus plan, healthcare scheme, cycle to work scheme, childcare voucher scheme, subsidised canteen and on site occupational health support. 
Due to the nature of the contracts undertaken candidates must be able to be cleared to SC level by the MoD.
If this sounds like the challenge you are looking for please apply today!
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