Buyer

  • Job Reference: MC2776
  • Date Posted: 11 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Manpower UK
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £28,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Manpower are proud to be working with an amazing global player and leader in technology!

Main responsibilities:

Creating purchase orders within SAP, from both SAP purchase requisitions and manual requisitions.

Managing the purchase order process P2P from creation through to delivery, to include chasing overdue orders.

Maintaining purchasing master data within SAP to ensure purchase orders are raised accurately, to include creation of purchasing info records for spare parts.

Ownership of the Contract management system, including maintaining accurate master data, centralisation of documents, maintaining the calendar and dealing with suppliers.

Supplier development, carrying out three year supplier questionnaires and evaluating suppliers on a regular basis. Key raw materials (6 monthly).

Requirement for some supplier negotiations for improved prices and improved terms for all materials except raw yarn.

May require some occasional travel to Germany for training and meetings with purchasing colleagues.

On a daily basis, working closely with all Amann employees, both here in the UK and in Germany Carry out annual supplier risk assessments.

Resolve invoice queries.

Person Specification

Must have good rounded purchasing experience

A good working knowledge of Microsoft products - Mainly Excel, Outlook & Word

SAP purchasing knowledge

Good communication skills - Personable with all other employees, suppliers and customers

A positive attitude to wanting to develop yourself

Negotiation skills

Working Hours

Mon - Fri - 9am-5pm

Salary

£28,000 p/a - plus extensive benefits package.

Please apply with an up to date CV.