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Job Reference: NT/28371_1518533296
Location: West Midlands
Salary Range:

£25000 to 30000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent




£25,000 - £30,000

Job title:

Great opportunity to join a successful automotive tier 1 supplier based in Birmingham. As the Buyer, you will be supporting all purchase based business activities including new project and trouble shooting problems in the supply base. You will be a key part in managing a successful supply base.

Key responsibilities for the Buyer:

* Project purchase activity & communicating with suppliers to agree prices and terms.
* Manage time effectively to support the department & business needs.
* Ensure that contracts are awarded to suppliers of goods & services in line with the operational needs of the business.
* Identify sources & submit proposals for the purchase of raw materials, packaging & logistics support.
* Process purchase requisitions
* Implement & manage cost-effective systems for all frequently procured goods.

Essential experience expected from the Buyer:

* Successful buying experience within the manufacturing industry, knowledge of the automotive industry would also be beneficial
* Experience using ERP/MRP systems
* Excellent communication skills

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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