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Commodity Buyer

Salary £15.62 - £19.00 per hour
Location Rushden, Northamptonshire
Job Type Temp Jobs
Job Ref HQ00039772
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

Category: Project Buyer/ Senior Buyer


Engineering and Manufacturing


A Manufacturing business based in Rugby is currently looking to recruit for a Project Buyer on a 3 month rolling contract, likely to last for at least a year or even more.
This assignement will be paid £14.45 on a PAYE basis or £18.50 if Lts company


As a Project Buyer within this fast paced business, you will manage a broad range of purchasing spend areas which will requite you to work closely with Engineers to understand requirements. You will source items and be involved with supplier negotiations.

Assist internal/external customers in the development of project sourcing strategies
Monitor relevant SAP requisitions and Visual Manufacturing Dispatch Lists to identify items for procurement. Ensure that all items for procurement are within the relevant budget and comply with all appropriate strategies and rules of thumb.
Utilise and assist in the development of new purchasing tools such as global sourcing and E-Procurement. Identify the VMF for items, within the vendor base and new resourcing opportunities through market research or by other means.
Liaise with the Purchasing Manager with respect to any potential resourcing opportunities.
Initiate, develop and maintain good supplier relationships, including arranging face-to- face meetings as appropriate.
Use SAP to identify expedite needs, and investigate any invoice, cost or quality queries.
Attend project reviews as required, equipped with all relevant delivery information.
Carry out any ad-hoc tasks as required by the Purchasing Manager.
Ensure that suppliers are working within the code of ethics and to the company terms and conditions.
Complete quotation packs


Manufacturing Purchasing experience

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