Job Description

£35000 - £40000/annum Equiv Contract rate

Buyer (Contract)

Are you a Buyer from an Engineering Environment seeking a minimum 6 month contract with a start date of 1st July ? Ford and Stanley Ltd, the renowned experts within Rail recruitment are working in partnership with a most prestigious rail company. This will come with a rate of up to £23 per hour.Due to continued growth the company have a unique presence in the UK - offering superb opportunities for career growth, stability and real earnings potential.Location : Candidates residing in areas such as Nottinghamshire, Sheffield, Doncaster, Chesterfield, Mansfield, Worksop, Rotherham, Doncaster etc will find commuting a comfortable proposition.Duties :As you would expect, duties will be both broad, challenging and interesting, but will include the following:-*Selection of suppliers and negotiation of prices within post holder’s level of delegated authority to commit.
*Negotiation of appropriate Conditions of Purchase & extended payment terms.
*Ordering of material requirements in line with bills of materials and requisitions.
*Expediting of individual purchase orders to ensure availability of materials and the management of supplier order books relevant to allocated project.
*Creation and maintenance of performance data for Key Suppliers.
*Delivery of purchasing savings in line with Company Objectives.
*Compliance with Health & Safety, Environmental and any other relevant legislation or standardExperience* Purchasing in an Engineering environment
* Ability to read Engineering drawings
* Available for the full six months and at short notice
* SAP / MRP literate
* Confident and motivated personailityClosing Date : We are looking to set up interviews W/C Monday 25th June. An offer to the successful applicant will be made shortly after the interview.Other titles : Buyer, Materials Controller, Expeditor, Purchasing, Purchasing officer, Senior Buyer