Buyer

Location: Northampton, Northants 

Discipline: Office Professionals  

Job type:  Permanent  

Salary: To £30,000 pa

Job ref: 48444815

Contact Name: Northampton Office 

Contact Number: 01604 647100 

 Recruitment Agency in Northampton

 

 

We are delighted to be working, on an exclusive basis, with a prestigious Northampton based Client. The Company is currently going through an enviable period of growth and this is an exciting time to join them.

The role would suit someone with 2 years’ experience in Manufacturing and is now ready to develop and work in a progressive and forward thinking environment

Reporting to the Financial Controller, duties will include:

Assessing and reviewing suppliers and ensuring appropriate agreements are in place
Responsibility for ordering of all stock and consumables, ensuring satisfactory stock levels and forward planning with suppliers
Ensuring suppliers are delivering in the correct timeframe, with all cost requirements being adhered to
Building strong relationships and communicating effectively with suppliers to understand/resolve delivery commitments or problems
Responsibility for ensuring that the MRP system is updated with stock arrival dates, etc.
Preparation and circulation of reports when required
Working closely with Production on stock control, accuracy and inventory levels
Supplier visits as and when required

The ideal candidates will possess:

Knowledge of Unleased MRP software desirable
At least 2 years previous purchasing experience within a manufacturing environment
Previous experience of having worked within a small to medium business
Good understanding of Bill of Materials
Stock control experience
Strong administration skills
Part CIPS qualification
A hands-on and flexible approach to the role

Please contact Sona at one2one Recruitment for further details