Senior Buyer

  • Location:

    Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £excellent

  • Contact:

    Martin Gemmell

  • Contact email:

    martin.gemmell@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/516632

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-21

  • Startdate:

    13/03/2019 09:29:06

A leading Manufacturing business in southern Scotland is looking to recruit a Senior Buyer on a permanent basis.

Performing a key role within Operations, the successful candidate will manage day-to-day Purchasing function; ensuring maximum value is achieved at all times.

Key Duties;

* Develop and manage defined Procurement processes and procedures

* Deliver cost savings in addition to improved supplier performance and better quality of service

* Build positive relationships across organisation

* Produce and deliver business reports, supporting Supply Chain department KPI's

Skills & Experience;

* Proven Purchasing experience, preferably within manufacturing environment

* Experience utilising various systems including Microsoft packages and bespoke IT packages

* Ability to understand and use MRP/ERP systems

In return, an excellent salary is offered in addition to attractive benefits package.

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