Assistant Buyer

Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Yateley, Hampshire
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Reference: 894973_1531238339
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2018 16:59

Job Description

Your experience in Procurement will be highly valuable to my client, a leading global provider of underwater acoustic, optical and sonar technology. They work within the Marine, Defence, Energy and Security sectors.

You will ensure that ordered components and assemblies are progressed and received within the correct timescales and to satisfactory quality levels in order to meet production schedule and satisfy sales order commitments.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Manage the purchasing process for allocated products in an accurate, cost effective and timely manner, ensuring suppliers are fully aware of company priorities and requirements
*Generate regular reports using the company's MRP system to produce accurate overview of placed orders
*Liaise directly with suppliers both external and internal
*Accurately update all transactions onto Syspro
*Provide regular and comprehensive statistical and general information to enable timely management of potential supply problems
*Process non-stock purchase requisitions
*Analyse, action and prioritise allocated purchasing demands
*Obtain quotations and place orders with suppliers using preferred supplier lists of individually negotiated contracts
*Assist the Buyers/Purchasing Manager/Planning Team with any procurement/planning related administration
*Carry out any other tasks required within the Materials Control Department

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Knowledge and practical experience of MRP systems
*IT literate (MS Office - Excel, Outlook and Word)
*Have an understanding of purchasing processes and procedures
*Experience of production processes
*Experience of working within a manufacturing environment
*Current driving license


*Assistant Buyer
*Yateley, Hampshire
*£20000 - £250000

Keywords: Assistant Buyer, Buyer, Procurement, Purchasing, MRP, Manufacturing

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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