Buyer Electrical
Hampshire, Hampshire
1d ago

Electrical buyer. We are currently recruiting for an electrical buyer, the electrical buyer will report to the purchasing manager and will work alongside a mechanical buyer and progress chaser.

The successful buyer will initially be placing orders under the supervision of the purchasing manager and once settled will then take on full responsibility for the role.

Junior buyers will be considered for this role with training and development available.

Our client is based in Hampshire and is listed Fortune 250, part of an international group. Industrial manufacturer of consumables, and specialist equipment for various sectors.

The electrical buyer will be responsible for :

  • Ensuring quality components and product stock levels are maintained and purchased at price, and delivered on time.
  • Achieve cost saving targets.
  • Maintain relations with key suppliers.
  • Source new quotes and suppliers if necessary.
  • Work with other purchasing teams located at different sites.
  • Ideally ability to interpret engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Work with Kanban System in accordance with lean manufacturing practices to eliminate waste.
  • Resolve supply queries
  • Maintain database
  • Ideal Candidate :

  • Previous experience in a buyer role.
  • Experience working with and negotiating with suppliers.
  • Hands on approach
  • Good communication skills
  • Organised
  • IT literate MS word, Excel
  • Manage pressure
  • Desirable :

  • CIPS Qualified or working towards CIPS
  • Package :

    Up to 30k pa depending on experience

    25 days holiday plus bank holidays

    Pension scheme employer contributions up to 11%

    Cycle to work scheme

    If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately. Hudson Shribman is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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