NPR Buyer

  • Location
    Birkenhead, Merseyside
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 27000 / Year
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference

My client, based in Birkenhead, is looking for an NPR Buyer to joing their team.

Key Aim:

Fully manage the NPR ordering process whilst also identifying purchasing projects which result in cost reductions and supply chain improvements

Key Duties & Tasks:

Manage the requisition process for all non-production purchasing in Birkenhead and associated sites

� Ensure requisitions are in line with budget expectations, per cost centre, through reports generated through Easyflow

� Create purchase orders into the MRP system in accordance with company requirements

� Liaise with suppliers to expedite delivery of products against lead times

� Liaise and keep internal colleagues updated on progress of purchase orders

� Ensure all purchase orders go through the correct authorisation process

� Assist internal departments with quotations from the supplier

� Ensure all invoices are reconciled and returned to finance in a timely manner

� Order stationery supplies and maintain stock levels. Monitor stationery room.

� Lead projects specific to NPR purchasing for company UK sites

� Take the lead in multiple-site supplier negotiations for company UK sites

� Take ownership of site savings plan and generate further opportunities to reduce cost

� Increase supplier contract coverage for BKH and associated sites with NPR suppliers

� Where possible consolidate the NPR supplier base

� Ensure processes and procedures are followed for NPR purchasing

� Identify methods of improvement within NPR purchasing

� Provide the necessary KPI reports using PRISM

� Learn and adopt best practices

� Comply with Company Quality, Health and Safety, Environmental and personnel policies and procedures.

� Carry out any other reasonable duty or task as instructed by your manager in pursuit of the companies goals and objectives.


� Adhere at all times to the company's Health, Safety & Environmental instructions and requirements

� Take on any other reasonable responsibilities or tasks that are within the employee's skills and abilities.

To apply to this role please email

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Please apply with your CV to: James Kerfoot