Posted 25/06/2024 by Petrie Recruitment

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Bridgend, Bridgend county borough
£26,000 - £32,000/annum

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary / Benefits

Salary range £26-£32K p.a.

Job Elements

  • To monitor and direct the stockroom and purchasing activities to ensure that parts and supplies are available when needed. Items will include drill bits, sanding belts, lubricants, transformers, all parts of a CNC and textile machine.
  • The MRO buyer will maintain inventory, keep the storeroom organised, oversee usage, pick up and deliver, complete compliance on transactional and physical replenishment and receiving process.
  • To coordinate & support local purchasing and administrating requirements.
  • Working closely with colleagues on site in Kenya as well as in UK, USA and other countries as appropriate.
  • Purchasing MRO/Expensed items to support Engineering and NPI activities.
  • Administration and processing of electronic and manual requisitions.
  • Kanban and/or VMI systems management to support production requirements
  • Procurement of other machines, systems and commodities.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Purchasing experience, ideally in a manufacturing environment specifically responsible for machinery / equipment / spares and maintenance.
  • Familiar with JIT / Kanban or VMI systems
  • Previous experience working with an MRP / ERP system
  • Some technical ability (to interpret a 2D drawing or specification
  • Familiarity with INCO terms.
  • Methodical and the ability to work unsupervised & under pressure (when necessary)
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills

Petrie Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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