Materials Buyer

Permanent, Contract, Temporary @Garniche Jobs London in Manufacturing/Surveying
  • UB8, Uxbridge South, Greater London View on Map
  • Post Date : June 23, 2022
  • Apply Before : July 24, 2022
  • Salary: £0 - £3500000
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Fresh
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Our client is a leading engineering and manufacturing company that provide mechanical components for the MOD/Aerospace and Oil and Gas industries.

As the Material Buyer you will work as part of the Purchasing Team, driving and developing a fast paced and growing business coordinating between departments to ensure the manufacturing team have the correct parts.


* Identifies and processes requisitions from MRP inventory and non-MRP inventory requirements to meet production planning and sales requirements for assigned commodities.

* Assists in purchase order acknowledgements & placements with suppliers

* Report & resolve shipment issues with suppliers

* Resolves invoice discrepancies with Finance and/or suppliers.

* Ensures and maintains MRP system data integrity for supplier data including unit price, delivered lead-time, and EOQ.

* Expediting of Purchase Orders to achieve on time delivery.

* Resolves or notifies the Purchasing Manager to any situation impeding production workflow.


Knowledge Skills & Abilities

* Knowledge of purchasing processes

* Must have experience in a buying role

* Good communication and interpersonal skills

* Good MS Office skills

* Working knowledge of MRP and ERP systems.

Education & Experience

* Experience working with IFS ERP/MRP systems desirable

* Purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment

* Aerospace and Defence sector experience – preferred but not essential.

* Procurement/ Supply chain qualification or studying towards – CPSM/ MCIPS or equivalent desirable

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