Opportunities for permanent roles in a range of business sectors

Buyer

Prima Electronics Services is a successful UK manufacturing company requiring an experienced Buyer with Electro-mech purchasing experience to join their team. You will be adept at negotiating and driving down cost in the electro-mech global arena, whilst developing supplier relations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Material quotations for new & existing business to support the sales team.
  • Negotiation of contractual terms and conditions to ensure agreements represent the best interests of the organisation.
  • Negotiate on existing and new contracts to ensure best cost/service efficiency to the business.
  • Proactively striving for cost reduction and process improvements across the entire supply chain.
  • Manage UK and international suppliers to ensure there is a professional and effective client relationship.
  • Ensure compliance procedures are met.
  • Reviewing existing procurement systems and implementing new processes.

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous electronic component and mechanical – both metal and plastic enclosure level procurement experience is required and an understanding of the supply market to ensure correct sourcing.
  • Proven ability to read and understand 2D & 3D CAD / CAM drawings.
  • Strong ERP/MRP and materials management experience.
  • Working knowledge of Pegasus / OPERA preferred but not essential.
  • Demonstrative experience of procuring goods and services on behalf of a complex engineering/technical business, ideally within the electronics / mechanical sector.
  • Experience of international sourcing.

Personal Attributes:

  • HND / GCSE qualified desirable, but not essential.
  • ISO 9001:2015 experience.
  • Experience of Supply Chain Management in Electronic Manufacturing Service organisation.
  • Excellent communication skills and have good attention to detail.
  • Team ethos - proven ability to work as part of a team.
  • An appetite for hitting targets and deadlines, flexible can do attitude.
  • An inquisitive mind and a passion for cutting edge technology.

Working Hours: 8.30-5 Monday to Thursday, 8.30am – 2pm Friday