Enterprise Recruitment
£30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits CIP funding, + excellent package
29 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Vacancy for a Buyer to work within a team of 5 buyers responsible for the procurement of mechanical, electrical and electronic components for a high reliability manufacturing environment. Commodities include PCB’s, electronic components, metal work (e.g. fabrication, welding, machining, sheet metalwork, painting and plating) and electro-mechanical assemblies, typically items are very low volume (e.g. 27 is high). The company has an excellent benefits package (see below) and actively encourages and supports employees’ further education including funding for CIPS qualifications for buyers. Buyer Responsibilities Develop and manage an agile, robust, approved vendor base at the commodity group level focused on technological improvement and reduction of cost. Take project delivery responsibility as determined by project milestones, for the on-time-in-full delivery of materials and services. Negotiate sub-con contracts by utilising a strong technical, commercial and bid knowledge. Identify and develop two-way, ‘win-win’ supplier-customer relationships. Support departmental KPI requirements. Many of the products are defence related so the successful buyer would need to undergo security checks (British for at least 5 years). Position : Buyer Location : Greenford, London Salary : £30-40k Benefits: CIP Qualification financed, 25 days holiday, bonus, flexible start/finish times, pension, life assurance flexible benefits Key Skills : procurement of mechanical, electrical and electronic components Desirable skills : CIPS, highly reliability manufacturing or safety critical industry. Apply: jamie AT enterpriserecruitment DOT com This job was originally posted as