Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895983_1560935663
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2019 10:14

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting-edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Buyer you will be joining the client's design and build team, carrying out procurement tasks for various project teams. The role will be varied and allow for career progression. You will be supporting all aspects of the project programmes.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

Your responsibilities will include:

Collaboration and partnering with project/engineering to understand requirements.
Processing requisitions.
Raising requests for quotation.
Raising purchase orders.
Order book management.
Supplier visits/order expediting.

About you:

Previous experience in a similar Buying or Procurement role.
Manufacturing and/or engineering experience with machining/fabrication/estimating is desirable as well as marine defence experience.
Ability to read engineering drawings is very desirable
Understand and challenge design for manufacture.
Experience and knowledge of forging and casting process.
Experience and knowledge of machining methods.
Proficient IT skills, in particular, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
Studying towards, or willing to study for, MCIPS qualification.
Ability to assess and prioritise tasks effectively to ensure Customer demand is fulfilled on time in full.
Holder of a Full UK Driving license.
Strong interest in the defence sector.

Job Title:Buyer
Salary:DOE + Excellent benefits and allowances
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895983


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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

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