Buyer/ Expeditor

Posted 6 days ago by Futures

£21,000 - £25,000/annum

The Futures Manufacturing Team are looking to speak with candidates who want to work with a forward thinking Company within the operations Team to support the production and manufacturing facility.

Success in this role will manifest itself through the advancement and achievement of, delivering operational results that meet or surpass the strategic objectives. The role requires a desire to learn and develop into a senior/strategic supply chain position.

Expediter/order process/suppliers/lead times/data/inventory/purchasing/customer/supplier/sage 200


Good communicator at all levels
Organised, efficient and able to meet strict deadlines
Able to analyse data and make recommendations for improvement/change
Focused and observant with a high attention to detail

The Role:

Oversee the works order process, capturing all necessary data and ensuring availability of parts/products to fulfil sales orders.
Support the operational function and communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations.
Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets.
Analyse data to help maintain inventory levels and to inform buying decisions
Assist with forecasting to help maintain inventory levels.

Expediter/order process/suppliers/lead times/data/inventory/purchasing/customer/supplier/sage 200

Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments on purchasing processes and activities that affect the ability to deliver to our customers.
Expedite overdue purchase orders and work towards improving on supplier lead times.
Aid the company's goals by assisting in meeting the Company's purchasing commitments in order to fulfil sales demand
Respond to purchasing enquiries in a timely manner.

Expediter/order process/suppliers/lead times/data/inventory/purchasing/customer/supplier/sage 200

Improve and manage the supplier returns procedure alongside the Quality team.
Research new suppliers and actively support dual sourcing supplier activity.
Develop and maintain excellent customer and supplier relationships and continually promote the Company values and reputation.
Develop and maintain a supplier score card based on lead times, delivery, price and quality.

Expediter/order process/suppliers/lead times/data/inventory/purchasing/customer/supplier/sage 200

Control and authorise all purchase orders and update supplier price increases within Sage 200.
Contribute to the Company's goals by assisting in meeting the Company's purchasing commitments in order to fulfil sales demand

Are you looking to learn and develop within an established manufacturer, training will be available, great opportunity with a nice Company APPLY NOW

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