• Location
    Halesowen, West Midlands
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing

Are you a seasoned Buyer looking for a new opportunity? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Do you have a background within Manufacturing, FMCG or the Automotive sector? If so, this could be the perfect role for you.

My client, a parts and materials supplier based in Bartley Green, Birmingham, is currently looking for a Buyer to join their fast-paced, fun and friendly team.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary: £23,000-£25,000 dependent on experience

  • Free parking

  • Fun friendly team environment

  • 20 days holidays plus bank holidays

  • Christmas shutdown

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan and schedule via MRP Exception Messages

  • Manage Purchasing Master Data for the Commodity to ensure price and lead times are accurate maintained

  • Create new part Request for Quotations (RFQ's).

  • Ensure Purchase Orders (External and Intercompany) are placed in a timely manner to achieve request date and maintain customer satisfaction

  • Manage Purchase and Invoice Price Variance reports (PPV) for commodity

  • Vendor Expediting to maintain accurate delivery information

  • Resolve Supplier Quality Notifications

  • Regular liaison with suppliers, stores and internal teams

  • Support the communication of shipment delays and escalations as appropriate

Skills/Experience Required:

  • You have previous experience in a Supply Chain environment, preferably in a similar position

  • IT competence, working knowledge of MPR systems and Microsoft Office

  • Some level of understanding of technical drawings is a plus

  • Excellent Verbal and Written communication skills at all levels

  • Expediting and negotiation skills, strong in decision making, prioritising, problem-solving and work within strict deadlines

Interviews taking place on the 17th and 18th of Jan, please apply today! :)

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