Salary £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Consultant Mike Stevens
Date posted 10 September 2018 2018-09-102018-11-09 manufacturing-and-production UK Robert Walters United Kingdom
Opportunity for a Buyer to work as part of a small team, managing a £5m spend and portfolio of European suppliers, for a well established manufacturing company based in Bedfordshire. Experience in a low volume / high value manufacturing environment, procuring cast, machined and fabricated components is advantageous.
Working closely with engineering to source and purchase components to meet production due dates.
- Lead negotiations on price and supply contracts.
- Identifty and achieve annual cost saving opportunities.
- Develop professional relationships with suppliers to continuously improve costs and supply continuity.
- Manage supplier deviations in respect to delivery and quality
- Identify new sourcing relationships to deliver enhanced business performance, stability and in support of business growth plans.
- Identify and manage Supply Chain risks