Project Commodity Buyer

Macildowie Associates.
£15.62 - £18.50 per hour
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
THE OPPORTUNITY: 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 THE ROLE & YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: 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 EXPERIENCE SOUGHT IN THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE: Manufacturing Purchasing experience . Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the regions premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at This job was originally posted as