My client is a market leading aerospace company based in Bournemouth looking for a buyer to join their team.
The key responsibilities for the buyer role based in Bournemouth are:
Ensure all Purchase Orders are acknowledged by the vendor base
Action MRP exception messages , schedule ins/out and cancellations in a timely manner
Review and manage the open Purchase Order book MRP to ensure component/service deliveries are delivered in line with requirements
Ensure latest projected dates of supply dates from vendors are maintained accurately on the ERP system to ensure production lines of balance are accurate
Manage the communication embodiment of change making amendments to requirements, schedule and price as required
Data owner for all supply master data and procurement elements of plan for each part
Monitor delivery status of scheduled receipts to ensure on time delivery to need.
Monitor, evaluate and report on the performance of suppliers,
Ensure timely disposition and return of any non-conforming supplier material ensuring rapid replenishment to support production need.
Manage day to day procurement activities including internal and vendor communications; negotiating schedule and delivery changes with vendors; negotiating price changes with vendors
You will be a team player with excellent communications skills and the ability to influence both internal and external stakeholders to achieve the best results. Initiative, drive and problem solving capabilities are key characteristics needed for this role.
The Successful Applicant
The successful Candidate for the buyer role based in Bournemouth will have the following skill set:
Experience working in a supply chain organisation
Previous experience as a Buyer within a technology/engineering/manufacturing company (ideally mechanical/aerospace)
Bachelor degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain or related field
Experience in influencing and or negotiating
Supplier Relationship management
Technical knowledge of commodities being managed
Able to work to financial and time sensitive constraints
What's on Offer
A competitive salary with tonnes of benefits and the chance to join a market leading aerospace business.