£28000 - £30000 per annum



A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Buyer to join our Brighton based client.

Working within a small, hard working Supply Chain team your reponsibilities will include:

* Lead and support the daily management of materials to ensure quality, delivery and cost targets are met, and lead/deliver materials inventory and sourcing initiatives.
* Order placement and expediting of Purchase orders on SAP system
* Maintain/improve an efficient flow of materials ensuring quality, delivery and costs targets are met
* Negotiate and maintain contracts including pricing, terms/conditions and buffer stock levels
* Release forecasts and monitor buffer stocks for allocated suppliers
* Improve internal materials processes for progressing, storing and handling of materials
* Ensures supplier delivery performance targets are achieved
* Lead and deliver cost reduction initiatives
* Resolve Supplier quality issues to required targets
* Develop risk mitigation techniques
* Maintain purchasing support for new product development

This role would suit an ambitious procurement buyer / supply chain buyer looking to work as part of a well known global manufacturing business. You will have proven direct spend experience (electronics/manufacturing industry experience preferred)