Junior Buyer

Location: Ilminster, Somerset, England
Salary: £25k per year
Contact: Guy Allen
Call: Guy
Reference: 3799
Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

Junior Buyer

Location: Ilminster

Hours of work: 37 hours per week

8.30-16.30 Monday - Thursday, 8.30-16.00 Friday

Salary: c£25,000

 

 

 

 

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager support with sourcing direct and indirect materials at the appropriate quality level, on time and at the most competitive cost from new programme launch through to steady state production.

 

 

 

 

Key Responsibilities:

Purchasing of direct materials in line with operational requirements.

Actioning the requirements of MRP

Maintaining items and procurement parameters in MRP/ERP i.e. supplier lead times, strategic safety locks, yields

Re-phasing deliveries and expediting where necessary

Ensure all purchase orders and amendments are updated within the system

Supporting with tender processes, negotiations and operational duties

Inventory management - work with internal and external partners to optimise stock and ensure stock is provided in line with production needs

Identify and support with cost reduction initiatives

Supplier Quality - work with suppliers and other departments to ensure robust corrective actions are in place to deal with any non-conformitys

Continuous improvement - work with internal colleagues and group colleagues to continuously develop and improve procurement and supply chain processes, tools and ways of working

Work with Product / Programme team to manage procurement

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

      Working experience matching the expectations of the role

Knowledge and/or experience of purchasing preferable

Understanding of contract and contract management

Understanding of quality requirements in aerospace and medical industries

Strong IT skills and knowledge

In return, you will benefit from:

      26 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company pension pays 6%

Company bonus scheme

Health Cash Plan

Onsite parking

SAYE scheme

Corporate eye test voucher scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Employee Assistance Programme

Long service and staff recognition awards

Closing date is 18 th March 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to guy.allen@hawk-3.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future