Buyer

Location
Bridgwater, Somerset
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Apr 2019
Closes
30 May 2019
Ref
DW/21802
Function
Buying
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Description:

  • Assisting in the procurement of goods as specified by a customer’s Bill of Material, ensuring correct quantity, best price and timely delivery.
  • Assisting in producing quotations against customer’s Bill of Materials.
  • Resolving any delivery or quality issues in an efficient manner to prevent any delays in the delivery of product to the customer or line stoppages.
  • Negotiating and building relationships with suppliers.
  • Liaising with all departments within the business.

About the Company:

  • A UK-based contract electronics manufacturing company located in Bridgwater, Somerset.

Key Skills/Experience Required:

  • Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Analytical, numerically astute, with strong problem solving abilities.
  • Commercial and financial awareness, with a full understanding of how failure impacts the production, manufacture and customer order fulfilment.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Knowledge of electronic components.

Experience Levels:

  • Previous experience of working in an electronics manufacturing environment is a necessity.
  • Excel skills are a necessity.

Contact:

Dan Wells

Job Reference:

DW/21802

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