Buyer/Purchaser Electronics

Published
5th January 2023
Location
Colne, Lancashire
Category
Job Type
Department
Recruitment
Hours
7.45am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday – 7.45am to 12.15pm Friday
Pay Rate
£14.75 to £18.45 per hour (Dependent on experience)
Location
Colne
County

Description

This is a contract position with a leading manufacturing company and could become a permanent position in time.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with production and R&D departments on procurement of new and current components
  • Maintain stock levels based upon production requirements
  • Develop and maintain supplier relationships
  • Source components and equivalents
  • Evaluate quotes and make recommendations based on commercial/technical factors
  • Negotiate and settle contracts with suppliers including pricing and monitor their progress
  • Liaise with quality department to carry out vendor appraisals, including site visits to assess supplier’s facilities/premises/working practices/quality procedures

Key Skills and Experience

  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Chartered Institute of Purchasing Supplies qualified or qualified by experience
  • Broad knowledge of electronic components
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Sense of urgency
  • Good knowledge of SAP and MS Office 365
  • Good team player
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Self-motivated

 

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