Manufacturing Buyer

TRC Group have recently partnered with a leading household brand and are looking for a Manufacturing Buyer!
Job Position:
  • Permanent Role.
  • Salary: £35,000 Per Year DOE.
  • Location: Northallerton DL6.
 Shift Pattern:
  • 40 hours per week.
  • Monday to Thursday (8am to 5pm).
  • Friday (8am to 2pm).
 The Role:
  • Supplier RFQ (quotation) management, obtaining best quality, cost and delivery performance to meet the needs of the business.
  • Forecast, plan, execute and expedite just time in time orders and deliveries to support business, working capital and cash flow management requirements.
  • Challenge current cost base, identifying and executing improvement / cost reduction opportunities to achieve PPV \ MUV targets.
  • Support in development and implementation of commodity plans to achieve the needs of the business.
  • Develop and maintain supplier information and price books in the operating system.
  • Investigate and resolve supplier order and invoice queries in a timely manner.
  • Report supplier performance in respect of quality, cost and delivery of goods and services.
  • Proactively challenge current procurement policies and business processes to identify and execute continuous improvement.
  • Actively partake in the ongoing development of the business ERP \ MRP and procurements systems \ processes.
  • Work to clearly defined goals with respect to safety, quality, efficiency and delivery.
  • Provide timely feedback to line leader \ supervisor \ manager on any delivery, cost, technical and or quality issues that arise.
  • Ensure all work & time is recorded appropriately through the required system.
  • Ensure all purchasing, QHSE and business documentation is completed accurately to the required standard in a timely manner.
  • Adhere to general housekeeping and 5S rules ensuring a clean, tidy and organized working environment is maintained at all times.
  • Attend functional and business meetings as required and support other departments in order to meet Company objectives.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures at all times. Core Skills & Compete.
  • 2-3 years’ experience of working as a Direct Materials Buyer in an industrial product manufacturing and supply environment.
  • Ability to establish strong working relationships and engagement with internal \ external teams and customers.
  • Ability to work under pressure, within tight deadlines, with flexible approach to working hours and a motivated team player.
  • Process driven, detailed and solutions orientated, with experience of working in a formal, continuous improvement culture
  • Strong effective decision making, organisational and time management skills.
  • Excellent logical reasoning, root cause analysis, deductive problem-solving and analytical abilities.
  • Good communication & IT skills
  • Full and current UK driving license.
 If you are interested in this role just apply directly with your CV or contact Beckie on 0113 457 3760 for more information!

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