Basic Overview
Salary: £30000 – £35000/annum benefits
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 30000.00
Maximum Salary: 35000.00
Job Location: Killinghall

Sector: Construction, Electrical, Commercial 

A specialist Electrical Contractor with over 40 years trading history are looking for an experienced Buyer to join them on a permanent basis based in their office in North Yorkshire. This reputable contractor covers a wide range of sectors including Electrical design, consultancy, installation, maintenance and testing. They work on industrial commercial projects alongside public sector schemes. 


Assist in building a supplier database to support the business
Identify and source components based on quality and price and identify areas of improvement within the supply chain
Work with manufacturing to monitor raw material stock and utilising volume to leverage price reductions
Manage enquires and ensure delivery in line with business requirements
Ensure parts meet in house quality standards
Manage work load in line with business and customer requirements
Constantly monitor commodity pricing to enable strategic purchasing
Understands price analysis and can interrogate the Suppliers price to determine value for money
You will report to the Directors and Contracts Managers and provide support by working closely with the Electrical team.  

Skills Required:

Contribute to lower costs and higher inventory turnover objectives.
Improve the quality and reliability of supply.
Maintain supply contracts to improve quality and reliability of supply. Sourcing new suppliers as necessary
Source new, or appropriate, suppliers for business requirements
Procure of products/components in new products/material or projects
Ability to provide quality information within deadlines
Team-player and ability to work on own initiative
Be able to read engineering drawings or BOM and identify critical aspects of a specification
Next Steps:

If shortlisted, you will be given a call from one of our consultants within 48hrs to discuss further


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