Buyer (Production Control)

Recruiter
Epson
Location
Telford, Shropshire
Salary
£24,000 plus benefits
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
19 Jan 2018
Ref
14086A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Buyer (Production Control) -  Standard days

The Production Control team currently have an exciting opportunity for a Buyer to join their department who will report directly to the Production Control Senior Supervisor.

Hours of work:

Monday – Thursday 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Friday 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. 

The main duties and responsibilities for this role include:

  •  Compiling monthly MRP reports and subsequent placement of Purchase orders in a timely manner.
  •  Working closely with Engineers to provide low costs on direct material purchases.
  •  Manage all vendors ensuring they optimise performance and full compliance.
  •  Support supplier Audits in line with ISO90001 and green purchasing guidelines.
  •  Provide analytical reports.
  •  Support the Commercial Supervisor and Planners in ad-hoc tasks.
  •  Report on KPI’s.
  •  Source new vendors.
  • Price Management.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Be qualified or studying towards CIPS or equivalent.
  • Be computer literate; competent with Excel, Microsoft word, Powerpoint.
  • Have experience with SAP.
  • Have excellent written communication.

Benefits:


•    Bonus.
•    Pension Scheme up to 12 % employer contributions. 
•    Life assurance up to 4 x annual salary. 
•    Voluntary lifestyle benefit scheme.
•    31 days holiday (incl Bank holidays).
•    Discounted Manchester United home game tickets. 
•    Discounted Epson products and consumables.
•    Onsite occupational health, physiotherapist and counsellor services.
•    Company Sick Pay scheme.  
•    Free secure parking onsite.