Buyer – Electronics

Closing on: Aug 26, 2022

Allstaff Recruitment are currently seeking a Buyer based in Milton Keynes for a well-established manufacturing company.

Summary of the Buyer role…

Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Location: Milton Keynes
Type of Contract: Permanent, Full time
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

The role…

As the Buyer your role will involve the following important duties:

  • Negotiate price and availability of raw materials including electronic components and other items.
  • Carry out material price benchmarking.
  • Place purchase orders for raw materials & non-production items.
  • Expedite material requirements from external sources.
  • Responsible for purchasing KPIs (processing of suppliers’ delivery data and publishing this monthly), following up on suppliers not meeting their targets.
  • Ensure invoice queries are processed/resolved. 

The experience required…

As a successful Buyer, you will have the following:

  • Minimum of 2-5 years’ Buyers experience within an Engineering/Technical Company.
  • Experience purchasing raw materials/components is essential.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Strong IT skills with experience using Microsoft Office products.
  • Good communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ideally be CIPS level 3 qualified or above

The benefits…

The business offers…. staff bonus scheme, 23 days holiday increasing to 26, 7.5% pension contribution, life insurance, income protection cover, Christmas hampers.

This role would suit a Buyer, Buying Manager, Buying Assistant, Purchasing Assistant, Purchasing Manager, Supply Chain Assistant or Procurement Manager.

Why choose Allstaff Recruitment?

Allstaff Recruitment is an Independent Recruitment Specialist acting as an employment agency and an employment business. We specialise in Permanent, Contract and Temporary placements across a vast number of industries.

If you are looking for Jobs in Milton Keynes, then look no further than the Allstaff Recruitment! Our website offers a variety of different roles across numerous industries. When looking for recruitment in Milton Keynes, Allstaff Recruitment has a genuine interest in both our Candidates and Clients.

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**Thank you for your interest in the Buyer role. One of our qualified Recruitment Specialists will now review your application. Due to the high volume of applications Allstaff Recruitment receive, it is with regret we are unable to respond to all candidates directly. However, if you do not hear from us within seven days, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.**

Job Categories: Purchasing and Buying
Job Types: Permanent

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