Buyer / Expeditor

Magpie People are working with a well established market leading specialist Manufacturing company based in Barnsley who are looking to recruit an experienced Buyer / Expeditor.

Working closely with the Technical and Commercial teams to ensure projects run to schedule. you will ensure that specialist subcontract materials, goods and services are purchased within required timescales, specifications and cost combined with carrying out expediting duties relating to the company purchase orders..

Main Duties of the role

  • Source new suppliers of products and services to ensure best value and prices
  • Monitor, control and report on suppliers, to ensure timely deliveries
  • Purchasing of subcontract services as well as materials and goods within a fabrication and machining environment
  • Carry out expediting duties on specified purchase orders as and when required
  • Work with Engineering and production teams to check on progress and requirements as the project progresses
  • Preparation and issuing of import /export documentation

You should have

  • Previous experience of Purchasing and expediting within the manufacturing / engineering sector
  • Ability to communicate with internal colleagues including Production Teams and Project teams
  • Strong knowledge of Quality assurance systems within the company and various industry standards
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Highly organised with strong analytical skills

Magpie People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Magpie People is a Recruitment Consultancy with over a decade of experience of delivering recruitment solutions to the Engineering, Manufacturing and Technical industries

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