Buyer

Time added: 03.10.2019
Description:

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £27,000.00 /year

Hours: 40 hours per week including paid tea breaks - Monday to Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm

Package

  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • 28 days annual leave (incl. bank holidays) increasing to 36 days with service
  • Holiday purchase scheme option
  • Company sickness pay
  • 40 hours per week including paid tea breaks
  • Discount Voucher Scheme
  • PPE / Uniform provided
  • Free parking
  • Central location
  • Good transport links

Job Purpose

  • Liaise with the Production Management & Stores Manager to ensure that parts are available in a timely fashion without have a detrimental effect on the Production schedule.
  • Liaise with the Managing Director to ensure inventory is kept to a reasonable level and that purchasing cash flow is managed.
  • Ensure that all internal and external stock demands are fulfilled through daily MRP reviews.
  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure any delays affecting Production are communicated and reacted to promptly.

Main Duties

  • Responsible for the Purchasing of all components and raw materials throughout the business.
  • Responsible for reviewing and maintaining stock of standard components and assemblies, both internally manufactured and bought in.
  • Aid Production Management with planning wherever necessary.
  • Ensure ATL pays the best price for all components utilising strategic purchasing techniques.

Other jobs within your capabilities may be requested by Senior Management from time-to-time including any other role that you possess experience in that the Company may require you to fulfil.

Responsibilities & Competences

  • Fair negotiation skills
  • Excellent planning ability
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Ensure approachability

Experience:

  • Relevant Professional: 3 years (Preferred)

Location:

  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire (Preferred)

ATL do not offer Tier 2 Sponsorship. Applicants must have a right to work in the UK prior to application.

If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made during the application process, please get in contact with us either via email or telephone.

We do not require agency assistance with this vacancy.

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