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Redditch, England

£30,000 - £35,000 + Bonus + Progression + Training + 30 Days Holiday + Holiday + Pension + Health Cash Plan

Excellent role on offer for a buyer looking to join a busy, growing company, where you will be working as part of a friendly team, helping to deliver bespoke engineering products to clients across the globe.

Do you have previous experience in purchasing/procurement? Are you looking to work in a fast pace engineering environment, within an ambitious, growing company?

On offer is a chance to continue your career development, working closely with Supply Chain Managers. This is a pivotal role in the business, and includes a variety of responsibility. Training and progression are important to this company, who take pride in looking after and developing staff as they continue to grow.

The company are supported by their parent company, and given the materials needed to maintain a structured growth plan year after year. You will be working closely with a multi-talented engineering team on a well-established site, with great facilities, to contribute to their collective target of increasing sales and driving planned growth.

In this role you will be contributing to purchasing strategies, maintaining stock levels, negotiating material costs, understanding technical documentation/drawings, liaising with suppliers, clients and internal staff, working with an MRP/ERP system and dealing with shipping and delivery of parts/finished products across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in an engineering/manufacturing environment, including a good understanding of technical documentation, have a good knowledge of procurement processes, with good project management qualities, CIPS qualification is a bonus. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious, friendly company to continue your career progression.

The Role

  • Maintaining stock levels, purchasing materials with and without MRP system
  • Communicate with new and existing suppliers, negotiating cost
  • Liaising with the team to provide costeffect and timely solutions.
  • £30,000 - £35,000 + Bonus + Progression + Training + 30 Days Holiday + Holiday + Pension + Health Cash Plan

The Person

  • Experience in procurement
  • Experience/knowledge of manufacturing environment, able to understand technical drawings
  • Ideally have CIPS qualification
  • Able to navigate an MRP system, communicate and build relationships effectively.


To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Patrick Smith at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates