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Bedford, Bedfordshire
£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Buyer Do you have 2 4 years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment? Are you experienced with ERP systems such as Infor and Baan? If so then I may have the role for you! OA are working with a client based in Bedford who are looking for an experienced Buyer to join their team. Job Overview: Purchase materials, components, supplies, services, etc. essential to support operations. Ensure that purchases are the required quality and quantity, at the most economical cost, and of timely delivery. Benefits for you: Competitive salary Hybrid working Free Parking Career progression Company Events Plus more Responsibilities for the Buyer position: Issue purchase orders according to MRP demand and incoming requisition forms Qualifying new vendor capacities based on set qualifications and eliminate underperforming suppliers. Challenge vendors quotes and drive cost down; report cost reductions. Review shortage report and complete necessary actions to avoid production shortages, including communication with vendors, production, and the warehouse. Prepare and issue RFQ requests, and compare MOQ, Payment terms, freight conditions, etc. Requirements for the Buyer Position: 2 4 years experience of purchasing in a manufacturing environment Proven negotiation skills Strong written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills Experience with an ERP system such as Infor/Baan Experience with Microsoft Office If you would like to discuss the Buyer role please either apply or call Shaunna on (phone number removed). Established in 1995, OA is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion. We hope you will apply for future roles that we advertise regularly on this website. In order to keep up to date with all our recruitment activity, please like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and sign up for free email job alerts on our website
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  • Job Reference: 704622936-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Osborne Appointments
    Osborne Appointments
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent