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Strategic Buyer

As a Strategic Buyer you will work with a predetermined number of suppliers to ensure that materials ordered are delivered on time in full, and to the correct quality standards. You will develop partnerships and relationships through meetings with suppliers and ensure the service provided by suppliers meets required levels. You will also manage procurement projects such as industrialisation of new products that include (but not limited to) composite, metallic and electric components. Additionally, you will ensure OTIF from supply base meets the MRP requirements whilst recording all KPIs in accordance with requirements.

You will also provide Management Metrics to allow for accurate and easy monitoring of progress.and organise the placement of purchase orders to fulfil the MRP requirements on both individual and team accounts. You will also have responsibility to resolve discrepancy and invoice queries in line with own and team KPIs, whilst managing open rework orders within the supply chain, ensuring that they are completed in a timely manner You will also constantly monitor and reduce the Open Order Book arrears

This is a full time role, 5 days a week on site with infrequent travel to supplier locations. The role pays up to £35k, dependent on experience, plus comes with a suite of benefits. You will be CIPs level 4 qualified or hold an HNC/HND in a relevant medium and have a capability to read/understand technical drawings.

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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Job Type
£32000 to £35000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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