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Purchasing Officer

Purchasing Officer

Burnley

Monday-Friday

8am-4:45pm (12:30pm Finish Friday)

£30,000-£33,000

 

My Client who is a leading manufacturer within their field is seeking an experienced Purchasing Officer to join their team due to continued growth.

Benefits:


  • Private Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Scheme

Purchasing Officer Requirements:


  • Ideally CIPS qualified;
  • Experience in a purchasing role working within an engineering/manufacturing background

     

  • Experience of MRP planning and scheduling system;
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiate, influence and engage others;
  • Strong IT skills including using MS packages including Word, Excel;
  • Full driving license;

 

Purchasing Officer Duties:

 


  • Working with supply base to ensure efficient and cost-effective supply of products, materials, and services ensuring all agreed terms including quality, budget, and delivery lead times are achieved;
  • Managing current supply base to develop relationships and carrying out occasional site visits with key suppliers;
  • Reducing expenditure by negotiating with suppliers;
  • Developing and implementing cost saving & process improvement initiatives;
  • Management of all associated purchasing administration to underpin cost
  • Timely reporting and expediting of delivery status;
  • Closely liaise with stores department to ensure the provision of all raw materials and production consumables are in place to meet business requirements;
  • Raising of purchase/subcontract orders and ensuring purchase system records are accurate and maintained;
  • Resolve discrepancies on orders, invoices and specifications as they arise, liaising with finance &suppliers as necessary;
  • Responsible for collating the monthly key performance indicators for the purchasing department

 

 

Keywords:

 

Purchasing Officer, Purchasing Assistant, Procurement Officer, Junior Buyer, Procurement Assistant

 

Please contact Clare Butler at Winsearch UK for further information.

Clare Butler – clare.butler@winsearch.uk

 

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  • Rate: £30k - 33k per year
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: PROMAN
  • Tel: 0161 746 3311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: JOB-00120164
  • Posted: 2024-03-11 14:02:05 -

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