8 months ago
This a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business based in Malvern as a Commodity Buyer. My client are a cutting edge manufacturing business who require a Commodity Buyer to boost their purchasing team.
Responsibilities and Duties:
*Evaluating suppliers for suitability
*Negotiating contracts and costs of raw materials
*Working with engineering teams to establish cost effective purchasing solutions
*Supporting best practice and continuous improvement in the supply chain process
*Reviewing quality issues with the manufacturing team
*Maintaining contracts of existing suppliers
Qualifications, Skills and Experience needed:
*CIPS qualification (Level 4 desirable)
*Lean/Six Sigma training
*Previous roles in commodity purchasing
*Worked in an engineering based environment/organisation
*Commodity experience includes: electronics, PCBs, electromechanical components
*Prior contract negotiation
*Use of SAP / ERP systems
Based in Malvern this role as a Commodity Buyer is commutable from: Malvern, Hereford, Leominster, Worcester, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham and Gloucester.
Please contact Dominic Aston via email Dominic@hewett-recruitment.co.uk or telephone 01905 613 413.