Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Negotiable
Published about 2 months ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job ref Buyer_1616671057

Job description



Tasks and Responsibilities:

* Expediting purchase orders and managing the integrity of supplier PO promise dates

* Proactively review open orders to identify supply problems (excess inventory and backorders) and negotiate with supplier directly to remedy the issues before they impact the Company

* Ensure purchase process flow and management procedure are setup to comply with quality system request.

* Purchase the material and follow up with the shipment to ensure the delivery on schedule Drive the cost reduction

* Lead cross-functional savings projects, and drive/monitor savings projects to on time completion

* Establish supplier performance measurements and report monthly performance data to users in operating companies

* Work with QA Quality Assurance and materials team closely to focus on supplier quality improvement

* Provide and communicate the right/accurate related material data to production for review

* Plan material purchasing, manufacturing and shipment to ensure customer supply without any shortage

* Control inventory at low level and meet business turns

* Work with sales team closely to keep delivery flexible and achieve customer satisfaction

* Gather spend data to identify trends and opportunities for consolidation and leverage

* Prepare and execute bid packages utilizing RFIs, RFPs, and reverse auctions

Experience / Qualifications:


* 2 years minimum procurement/supply chain /customer service experience.

* 2 years minimum experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.


* A 3rd level business studies (or related) qualification.

* Experience of managing internal stakeholder relationships.

* Knowledge of Oracle business system would be advantageous.

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to


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