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Accrington, Lancashire
£34,000 to £39,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Buyer, Mechanical EngineeringBurnley, LancashirePermanent employmentSalary range: £35,000-£39,000 subject to relevant experienceBenefits: 25 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday, Annual bonus, Pension scheme, Life AssuranceReference: J106009Essential: Mechanical AND water industry experience AND buying experience.We have an immediate need for a professional, competent and commercially aware Buyer for a Mechanical Engineering contractor in the Utility sector in Burnley. The systems, good or materials could include pipework, hydraulics, rotating machinery, valves or mechanical fabrications.Your key deliverable will be for the purchasing of goods, materials and occasional services for Water industry projects, ensuring best price, quality, delivery and continuity of supply.Your responsibilities will be:- Procuring goods which will include placing orders, tracking, receiving, labelling and goods receipting- Technical & commercial assistance to the operational teams- Supplier elision- Support the production of RFI's from clients, including estimates and quotations- Identify gaps in the supply chain- Work to prevent shortages- Manage commercial and pricing and supply challenges- Ensure quality control- Innovate- Develop team membersEssential skills or knowledge you will have:- Mechanical engineering sector experience- Water industry experience- Previous buying experience- Commercially and numerically astute- Excellent communicatorOn offer is a generous salary and benefits package and career development opportunities.To apply, please contact Gareth Bone or apply online
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  • Job Reference: 707324107-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Shorterm Group
    Shorterm Group
  • Location: Accrington, Lancashire
  • Salary: £34,000 to £39,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent