My client is the UK`s largest manufacturer of flexible braided hoses, they design, develop and manufacture premium quality flexible hose assemblies for OEMs, distributors, and merchants - producing over 2.1 million flexible hoses in 2016. They also supply a range of complementary products including modified added-value solenoid valves, pumps and water controls.
Your role will involve supporting the purchasing and buying activities of the Purchasing Manager and Purchasing function, to drive and take ownership of key purchasing processes and key activities.
To update customer services and other departments with latest expected delivery dates or supplier related issue. Administer and run the MRP and other purchasing and stock control systems.
Involved in identifying and implementing initiatives to reduce the overall supply chain cost and achieve maximum efficiency
Measuring purchasing performance through bespoke KPI`s and communicating monthly results with Key vendors.
Assist Purchasing Manager in managing supplier relationships.
The ideal candidate will have their CIPS Level 3 or above a Minimum 2 years` experience in a Buyer/Planner role a Positive attitude, enthusiastic with high levels of motivation and determination and experience of material management into a Production/Manufacturing environment.
This company offers excellent benefits within a fast paced and friendly team - please apply today if this role sounds of interest - call Lisa on 01483 700 500 or email