Job Description

  • Job Reference:47522JE_1716999160

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Manufacturing

  • Contact Name: James Edwards

  • Job Location: Sussex

  • Job Title: Senior Buyer

  • Job Salary: £35,000 - £47,000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

Portfolio Procurement has been engaged by a global manufacturing business to recruit an experienced Senior Buyer.

The Role :

* Responsible for the procurement of goods and services
* Sourcing value for money, quality suppliers, and securing commercially appropriate quotations; negotiating pricing and payment terms.
* Maintaining accurate data within the ERP/MRP system
* Onboarding new suppliers & build relationships with suppliers
* Negotiate, execute and monitor contractual agreements with suppliers

Key Experience :

* Experience of buying within a manufacturing facility (aerospace or automotive highly desirable)
* Understanding supplier approval processes and the importance of due diligence checks.
* Demand and spend management, analysis, and forecasting techniques knowledge.
* The importance of developing and managing key stakeholder relationships
* Knowledge and experience of MRP systems and MS Office
* Very organized and exceptional multi-tasker



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