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Reference3388019_658380
EmployerHays
Industry SectorManufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
Salary£25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Town/CityChepstow
LocationsSouthern Wales, Wales
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted07 August 2018

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Buyer required for market leading manufacturer based near Chepstow

The Buyer will be responsible for managing specified purchasing negotiations, establishing good business relationships and optimising year on year cost reductions. This role will have specific responsibility to minimise risk in the supply chain across all categories. You will assist the department in securing quality suppliers of materials and components covering price, delivery and quality objectives. You will also work closely with the Technical Department for New Product Development.

Responsibilities and Activities:
  • New product development
  • Supplier evaluation, selection and development
  • Evaluate cost data and quotations, and identify cost saving opportunities
  • Manage supplier performance ensuring that quality, cost and delivery performance is maintained at high levels
  • Identify supplier risk
  • Develop KPIs
  • Assist the purchasing manager with any other duties that may be required.
  • Ensure that the Health & Safety requirements of the Company are
  • met at all times. Identifying any potential safety issues.

Skills & Specification:
  • Excellent IT Skills across all of Microsoft Office
  • CIPS preferred or currently studying for CIPS
  • Buyer with manufacturing background is desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, organisational and communication skills
  • A positive, enthusiastic and proactive work approach
  • Self‐motivated with high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Full driving license

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