Manufacturing Buyer

  • Job Reference: 1379
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Supply Chain People Ltd
  • Location: Kent
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Barbara Robertson
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Job Description

Manufacturing Buyer

Are you ready to put 2020 and 2021 behind you and find your mojo again?  Do you feel like you’re due a change – a new challenge, a new start?

Maybe you’re looking for a new company – one where your MRP/ ERP knowledge will deliver tangible results; and your stock planning and forecasting skills will enable excellent availability of raw materials for production.  You know you build great supplier relationships, and negotiate great deals, you’d just like some recognition for it.

You want to bring your expertise to the table, but also want to make a difference, it’s not a routine job your after, you need a challenge an a project that you can see real progress and you’ll stretch your existing skills, collaborating at all levels to become a key part of an international business.

It’s likely you’ve been in a purchasing, buying or procurement role; buying for engineering or manufacturing operations; and you have a good track record too. This is a make to order manufacturing business, so good data skills and planning for a responsive environment will really put you in good stead. 

This is a business on the move, its evolving at pace, serving a thriving construction market that continues to grow despite covid and its effects.  Its building its own new premises too so soon, you’ll be in a modern and fresh environment.   

There is opportunity to develop sourcing, strategic relationships with international supplier, and process improvements and you’ll be active in the decision-making processes of all of this.  There is 25 days holiday, discounts portal and pension.  Salary is circa £35k.

If you’d like to know more about this business and job opportunity, apply now and a Consultant will be in touch within 7 days.

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