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Buyer (Manufacturing/ Engineering)

Buyer (Manufacturing/ Engineering)

£32,000 – £42,000 + Training + Qualifications + Progression + Performance and Yearly Bonus + 4% Increasing Pension + Private Health Care

Berinsfield, Oxfordshire, commutable from Oxford, Reading, High Wycombe, Aylesbury, Newbury, Bicester

Are you a Buyer or similar from a Manufacturing / Engineering background with a knowledge of SME Procurement processes looking to take the next step in their career for an autonomous leadership position within a well-established company offering progression routes to the board?

This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative company renowned for developing market-leading products for the marine industry. Having rapidly grown into a world-renowned brand, they are expanding to meet increasing demand. They seek an innovative Buyer to advance their career and contribute to this continued growth.

In this varied role, you will undertake a range of tasks including sourcing and placement of orders, extensive use of MRP and negotiation on pricing. This role will also see you responsible for monitoring supplier performance, maintenance of stock levels and improvement of future performances. Due to this being an SME there would also be times where you will assist Stores personnel, Production Control and other areas of the company.

This opportunity is ideal for a Buyer eager to join an exciting, innovative company recognized as a market leader in cutting-edge products. The successful candidate will receive training, progression opportunities, a 4% pension contribution (rising to 5%), private healthcare plans, an annual bonus, and other company benefits.

The Role:
* Sourcing and Placing Orders
* Use of appropriate MRP Reports
* Negotiation on lower prices
* Monitoring supplier performance and stock levels
* Assistance with other departments
* Mon-Fri 8am-4.30pm

The Person:
* Buyer or similar
* CIPS in Purchasing (prerferred, If not willing to obtain)
* Experience in Manufacturing/ Engineering
* Commutable to Berinsfield

Reference Number: BBBH14318

Keywords: supply chain, buyer, purchasing, procurement, officer, assistant, buying, manufacturing, engineering, raw materials, Berinsfield, Oxfordshire, Oxford, Reading, High Wycombe, Aylesbury, Newbury, Bicester

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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