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Senior Buyer - Manufacturing -Berkshire - 6 Months - £28,000 - £32,000 DOE ARM are looking for a hands on Senior Buyer to be part of a talented team within a successful company. The Role: The purpose of the Buyer role will be to take a proactive approach in reviewing current systems and procedures, making recommendations and implementing changes.

Job Description

" Effectively control a direct spend budget for commodities including Machining, Castings, Injection Moulding, Electrical, Raw Materials
" Drive supplier on-time deliveries and supplier quality performance in line with non-forecast demand
" Maintain accurate procurement conditions and other ERP information in a timely manner
" Monitor usage trends and known estimated future sales to minimise stock holding & obsolescence
" Assist in resolving goods inwards discrepancies
" Liaise with production staff and other internal parties
" Identify new suppliers, agree terms and negotiate supply agreements & contracts
" Actively participate in the continual improvement of purchasing methods and drive down external spend
" Present updates on new product introduction tasks, or other project requirements
" Monitor new trends and regulations in the business and market place
" Maximise Kanban & Consignment methodology to increase quality and efficiency
" Proactively assist with regulatory and company requirements for stock checks

" Purchasing experience within a Manufacturing organisation
" CIPS qualified or degree in appropriate discipline
" SAP experience desirable
" Strong IT and data analysis skills
" Must have excellent communication skills

This role could suit a Buyer or Senior Buyer or Lead Buyer or Commodity Buyer or Commodity Lead

For more information contact Lisa on or 02392 228217

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Lisa Hawes

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Meet Lisa, who specialises in recruiting permanent procurement and supply chain professionals across various industries including electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, manufacturing, medical and pharmaceutical.