Isca Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting for an experienced buyer to join a successful business as the Buyer at their office on the outskirts of Exeter.

Buyer – The Role

  • Place orders for materials, parts and rotables based on the requests
  • Attendance at daily meetings to provide updated status as required by the Check leader
  • Ensure purchasing activity supports machinery turn time and advise Check leader of possible issues
  • Liaising with external Customers ensuring all queries are cleared as a priority
  • Ensuring that all rotable exchanges are sent back in line with the exchange terms so late penalties are not applied
  • Ensure that the correct information is entered in the PO at the time of ordering/raising
  • Expedite urgent requests by contacting Vendors upon clearance from the Check leader
  • Resolving order related problems such as rejects, over deliveries, price queries, short shipments, invoice mismatches etc
  • Ensure that optimum economic quantities are purchased to take advantage of minimum order values
  • Work to eliminate unnecessary purchasing by reviewing previous usage and upcoming planned workload
  • Maintaining up to date status of orders
  • Ensure IT systems are used effectively and housekeeping maintained
  • Ensure that all PO ‘s are closed off so that payment can be made and that all sales orders can be invoiced in a timely fashion following completion of the machinery visit
  • Be prepared to undertake other duties may be reasonably assigned by the Company from time to time

Buyer – The Person:

  • Must have knowledge of inventory management and procurement process or the aptitude to quickly acquire those skills
  • Initiative and a proactive approach to achieving objectives will be key attributes for the position
  • Be a strong self-starter
  • Ability to work under pressure both in a team and alone
  • Commercially aware
  • High level of business skills with a strong emphasis on negotiating
  • Top class communication skills both written and oral together with computer literacy
  • Full personal commitment to new flexible work practices and an enthusiasm for accepting and implementing change
  • An appreciation of the importance of material supplies to the operation.

 

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000pa depending on experience/qualifications + benefits including profit related bonus and free parking.

This is an urgent requirement and CVs will be reviewed promptly.

Isca Recruitment Ltd provides services as an agency and an employment business. Isca Recruitment is an Exeter based boutique recruitment consultancy making the perfect match between client and candidate. Specialists in office support, accountancy and finance across the South West.

 

 

Details

Location: Exeter outskirts
Salary: £25-30k plus benefits

Posted: 14 January 2022

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01392 466 830
hello@iscarecruitment.co.uk

Isca Recruitment Ltd provides services as an agency and an employment business. Isca Recruitment is an Exeter based boutique recruitment consultancy making the perfect match between client and candidate. Specialists in office support, accountancy and finance across the South West