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Senior Buyer Full Time

at Dovetail Recruitment Bournemouth in Bournemouth (Published at 24-05-2021)

Senior Buyer Job in Bournemouth (Manufacturing Industry) Dovetail Recruitment are excited to be working with a well established manufacturing company who are looking to add a new a Senior Buyer to their team. As the Senior Buyer you will be responsible for directing the buying team and providing cover for the SCM when required.

Senior Buyer Job in Bournemouth (Manufacturing Industry)



Dovetail Recruitment are excited to be working with a well established manufacturing company who are looking to add a new a Senior Buyer to their team. As the Senior Buyer you will be responsible for directing the buying team and providing cover for the SCM when required. The Senior buyer requires a good working knowledge of best procurement practice in price negotiation, Supplier Relationship Management, replenishment methods and supplier quality management.



Key Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Lead buying team and manage the following with the team; ensure purchase orders are placed on time based on demand and lead times, supplier responses to open order book are completed weekly

  • Responsible for selecting, ordering, and coordinating materials or services for production, basing selection on engineering and specifications, as well as driving continuous improvement regarding price, quality, service, delivery performance, and lead-times

  • Measure supplier performance and takes the appropriate steps to ensure improvement, including suppliers to reduce defective or unacceptable goods or services

  • Process, change and acknowledge orders

  • Coordinate purchasing activities with manufacturing, engineering, and quality to acquire material in a cost effective and timely manner in order to manage delivery schedules

  • Investigate and resolve invoicing /delivery issues with accounting and other departments

  • Optimize supplier base by negotiating better terms and conditions with existing suppliers within budgetary limitations

  • Assist in maintaining appropriate inventory levels in order to meet operational requirements, while working with the rest of the Supply Chain Team members to meet the required company inventory goals


Knowledge and Experience



  • A background working in professional materials position is desired

  • Solid knowledge of ERP systems and excellent computer skills

  • A self-motivated team player

  • Able to multi-task, prioritise workload and ability to work under pressure in meeting time schedules

  • Excellent negotiation and supplier interface skills.

  • A team player that can relate to people at all levels of the organization and possesses excellent communication skills.


Salary and Benefits:



  • £35,000 ? £40,000 per annum

  • Monday to Friday working hours with an early finish on a Friday

  • Free parking

  • Excellent company growth and stability


This Senior Buyer job in Bournemouth would suit candidates with a strong procurement background within a manufacturing environment.



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