Senior Tactical Buyer - Deeside

Job Ref: 61132
Sector: Engineering Technology
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 24 September 2019
  • Flintshire, Wales, UK Flintshire Flintshire GBR CH5 2NS
  • Competitive
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  • Jamie Birch
  • 01329 227000
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Buyer/Technical Buyer - Deeside

Position Summary

Management of all purchasing and supplier performance activities for OE, legacy, and spares components for the Aerospace industry

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Management of the purchase requisitions for timely placement of purchase orders and sub-contract orders for suppliers as required.
  • Ensure appropriate quality instructions and customer requirements are flowed to suppliers
  • Coordinate delivery status, communicate internally and manage supplier recovery to support the business requirements
  • Manage import of goods with detailed management of ITAR and related customs regulatory requirements
  • Identification, mitigation and reporting via the Risk Register with appropriate escalation
  • Support supplier selection and assessment using Supplier assessment/RAIL project
  • Manage and update Savings register
  • Manage supplier delivery performance and associated metrics
  • Hold regular supplier business performance reviews and Strategic Quarterly Business Reviews
  • Negotiate best cost, delivery, and payment terms. Total cost of acquisition
  • Invoice query resolution
  • Work with Contract Manager to implement long term agreements
  • Deputise for Direct procurement manager when necessary

Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • 5 years minimum experience in aerospace purchasing.
  • Inter-operational process management experience, with a good knowledge of purchasing procedures, is essential
  • Work proactively with minimal supervision, reporting as appropriate. A high sense of urgency, accountability, and commitment to delivering value to the organization
  • Ability to read and translate Engineering drawings and documentation
  • Exposure and experience in global and diverse manufacturing and assembly environments
  • Understanding of raw material, forgings, machining, supplier manufacturing processes and treatments would be an advantage
  • Trained in continuous improvement tools and techniques.
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Good project management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Results focussed
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Previous experience of Syteline and EFACS Business systems an advantage

For more information please get in contact with Jamie Birch at Carbon60 on 01329 227006 or jamie.birch@carbon60global.com

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