From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 25 Days holiday Plus performance rel
12 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is based in Bedford and is now looking for an experienced Buyer. Requirements Excellent MS Excel skills and knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics , SAP or similar 2 years experience of running Materials Requirements planning (MRP) on SAP Oracle, Job Shop or Microsoft Dynamics preferred Understanding of Bills of Materials (BOMs) and the link to MRP preferable Excellent communicator able to interact with staff and suppliers at all levels Background in Electronics or similar would be advantageous Good administration skills and being able to work in a structured organised manner. Job Duties Ensure Purchase Orders are confirmed by the supplier and check that the delivery date on the confirmation is in line with our required date. Chase purchase order required dates with the suppliers weekly to ensure the supplier can still meet our required date. Liaise with suppliers on any changes to required dates or amendments to the purchase order. Run MRP and check net requirements to ensure correct Purchase Order quantities are ordered. Ensure that the department continues to run efficiently when the Purchasing Manager is out visiting suppliers or is away from the business for any reason Attend the daily progress meeting when the Purchasing Manager is otherwise engaged . Answer the telephone and deal with internal and external enquiries regarding the procurement of materials Maintain and update the Excel Spreadsheets controlling Purchase Order confirmations and required dates. Knowledge of Excel to intermediate standard is required. Other ad hoc duties as determined by the Purchasing Manager Benefits 25 Days Holiday Performance related bonus Please apply for this role if you meet the above requirements by emailing your C.V This job was originally posted as