Senior Buyer Automation Components

Recruiter
Limelight Resourcing 2016 Ltd
Location
Devon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Expires
10 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Senior Buyer Automation Components PermanentTiverton, DevonGenerous Package Our client, a leading manufacturer and supplier of a wide range of precision linear slides and associated components for automation and special purpose machine projects, require a Senior Buyer to join the team at their busy offices in Tiverton, Devon. Principal duties and responsibilities: Undertake daytoday routine purchasing activities.Perform regular and comprehensive performance reviews across the supply base, through formal supplier review meetings.Identify and implement corrective action plans to improve quality, cost and delivery performance.Develop improved purchasing methods to derive greater department efficiencies.Liaise between suppliers, manufacturing, sales, R & D and other relevant internal departments to develop optimum supply. Essential skills and background: Strong commercial and business acumen.Welldeveloped negotiation skills, able to help suppliers achieve the Companys goals in cost, performance and quality.Knowledge and understanding of the purchasing / supply chain function.Selfmotivated, driven and able to set personal targets for supplier improvements.Full UK driving licence, current passport and a willingness to spend some of your time away from Devon. Hours of Work:Monday Friday: 9.00 am 5.00 pm. 35hours per week. Although the successful candidate will be expected to be flexible, and work the hours required to succeed in the role.Benefits: In return, we offer a competitive salary, good benefits package, free onsite parking and a generous holiday allocation. Applications/CVs:CVs for consideration should be presented by Thursday, 27th April 2017. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete an application form prior to interview. Limelight Resourcing 2016 Ltd are operating as an employment agency for this vacancy. After applying for the vacancy, we will email you more information about the company you have applied for. Advertised through Zoek.