Engineering Buyer/ Material Scheduler/ Manufacturing Purchaser

10 Mar 2017
07 Apr 2017
Alanna Doyle
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Engineering Buyer / Material Scheduler

Location: Redditch

Salary: Competitive salary based on Skills and Experience + Contributory pension scheme

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Closing Date: 24th March 2017

Job Role:

Our Client is the UK’s largest horizontal CNC machining centre manufacturer and is a dynamic, modern Company situated in an easily accessible area on the outskirts of Redditch town centre.

They are currently looking to recruit an experienced, Engineering Buyer/Material Scheduler on a full time basis to continue the Company’s development of its UK Supplier Base and to enhance the existing Pan-European companies.

The Successful candidate would be expected to demonstrate a track record of delivering cost reduction, beyond simple component price, whilst still maintaining quality standards and on-time deliveries.

Roles and Responsibilities to include:

* Ensuring on-time deliveries
* Initiate cost saving projects
* Placing purchase orders with European-based suppliers in line with MRP requirements
* Develop and benchmark UK based suppliers to international standards
* Work with internal quality team to develop and continuously monitor quality standards

Applicants for the post must have/be:-

* Experience in a multi-site manufacturing operation
* Experience in a buying role
* A track record of supplier development and negotiated success
* Good communication

Applicants for the post should be:-

* Computer literate in Microsoft/SAP (Training will be given)
* Able to work to strict deadlines
* Able to deliver high standards
* Knowledge of Technical German would be an advantage
* Self-motivated

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Engineering Buyer, Material Scheduler, Manufacturing Purchaser, Supply Chain Manager, Experienced Engineering Buyer, Production Scheduler, Purchaser may also be considered for this role.