Engineering Buyer (SAP)

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Stockport, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH15155

£24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum

Engineering Buyer (SAP)
£24,000 - £28,000

Role Profile

A leading engineering company is looking to recruit an additional Buyer to join their established Purchasing team.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage all purchasing requests from the business in a timely manner
  • Work pro-actively to achieve cost savings in the supply chain by issuing RFQs and tenders and supplier negotiation
  • Raise Purchase Orders in SAP
  • Expedite POs with suppliers to ensure OTIF deliveries
  • Undertake contract management activities in order to drive improvements in supplier performance

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Previous Supply Chain or Purchasing experience
  • Strong negotiation and supplier management skills
  • Experience within an engineering environment such as Automotive or Aerospace
  • Evidence of strong problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of SAP MM

Client information

Our client is a leading engineering business based in the Stockport area. They offer excellent employee benefits in addition to their competitive salaries and there are good opportunities for progression for individuals who demonstrate drive and potential. The company's Purchasing team manage a wide variety of procurement requests from their end users and so this role will suit candidates who can be flexible and adaptable and have strong initiative and problem-solving skills.


£24,000 - £28,000 plus excellent benefits

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