• £30,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Newport, Wales, UK Newport Newport GBR NP10 9YA
Job Ref: BBBH32348
Date Added: 01 August 2022

Buyer - Newport - Excellent Package

This company, a leading supplier of electronic components and sub-assemblies to a diverse and blue-chip client base in the Aerospace, Aviation and Defence sectors require a Buyer to be based at their Newport site. The Buyer will be involved in selecting suppliers, negotiating prices ensuring materials and services meet agreed programmes on time.

Hours of work: Monday to Thursday 8am - 4:30pm, Friday 7am - 12:30pm.

Location: Newport

Salary: Excellent Package

Role responsibilities:

  • Analyse, negotiate, and report supplier price changes
  • To obtain price comparisons, evaluate market trends to develop new services and create cost savings
  • Responsible for forecasting market trends affecting material and service availability cost, raw material, and products
  • Select new and alternative sources of supply
  • Ensure all purchasing requisitions and programmes are correct and reflect the current supplier's lead-times
  • Identify potential problem areas and recommend changes
  • International trading issues/imports/legal, awareness
  • To identify & drive continuous improvements within the areas of control

The successful candidate:

  • Previous experience working as a Buyer within the manufacturing sector is essential.
  • Experience sourcing new suppliers and negotiating on costs and payment terms.
  • Previous experience forecasting market trends and planning ahead accordingly.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages with good numeracy skills

Carbon60, Lorien, SRG - the Impellam Group STEM Portfolio is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

31/08/2022 10:35:52
GBP 30000 30000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Gemma Atwick

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