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Manufacturing / Engineering Buyer

JOB- Manufacturing / Engineering Buyer 

LOCATION- Uxbridge

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £35,000 - £4
5,000 per annum plus benefits (dependent on experience)

We are looking for a Buyer on a permanent basis in the Uxbridge area with experience in a manufacturing industry. Your main duties will be assisting with the day-to-day activities of the supply chain and purchasing team.

The Buyer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Qualified in Engineering ideally (NVQ / HNC / HND / Degree or similar) OR Qualified by experience
  • Previous experience working in a purchasing / Buyer role.
  • Previous experience in an Engineering or Manufacturing business.
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Capable of using an ERP / MRP system.
  • Be self-motivated and have a positive attitude
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Exposure to aerospace, automotive or electronics industry – advantageous but not essential.
The Buyer role will involve:
  • Be responsible for purchasing of goods, materials and services.
  • Liaise with other members of purchasing and estimating to obtain quotes for future requirements.
  • Manage administrative tasks for a smooth running of the department.
  • Escalate any issues that could cause a problem to production.
  • Resolve invoice queries.
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up-to-date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.