Alexander Lloyd are currently partnering with an exciting global organisation, who specialise in Technology and Defence as they look to appoint a Buyer on a permanent basis.
Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager, your responsibilities will include:
·Review, select and manage a best value, reliable and performing supplier base in accordance with customer contractual requirements and company procedures.
·Actively represent procurement and support Procurement Manager at internal company meetings
·Ensure timely and conforming product manufacture through controlled and optimised procurement practices ensuring stock and work in progress are kept to safe shortage free levels.
·Liaise with the Suppliers and Quality Manager to redress any supplier quality deficiencies in a timely and pro-active manner.
·Ensure flow down and compliance to contract specific and standard procurement terms and conditions.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of procurement within an engineering / defence industry. Also highly motivated and performance focussed with good interpersonal and negotiating skills.
The salary for the role is £35-40k plus bonus and benefits.