Buyer / Expediter - 12 months

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Skelmersdale, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH29679

£28000 - £31000 per annum

Temporary Expediter (12 months)
£ Competitive Hourly Rate

Role Profile

Cast UK are looking to recruit an immediately available Buyer / Expediter on behalf of an Engineering client based in Skelmersdale.

This is a 12 month contract to support the team with an exciting CAPEX project, although there is potential for the contract to be extended after the initial term.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring delivery dates on long lead time orders from an international supplier base
  • Expediting deliveries and working proactively to resolve any supply issues to ensure all deliveries arrive onsite in the correct planned timeframe
  • Arranging transport with freight forwarders for international shipments
  • Maintaining accurate data in SAP
  • Monitoring and tracking supplier performance

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous experience in an Expediting role
  • Experience working in an engineering environment
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • An understanding of MRP
  • Working knowledge of SAP


Our client is an engineering business in Skelmersdale.

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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