Buyer / Expediter - Temp to Perm

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Stockport, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH28246


Temporary Expediter (3 month contract)
£ Hourly Rate

Role Profile

Cast UK are looking to recruit an immediately available Buyer / Expediter on behalf of a successful manufacturing client based in Stockport. This is initially a temporary contract but there is a potential opportunity for the position to be made permanent following the initial term.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Issuing POs to suppliers
  • Expediting deliveries to achieve improved OTIF
  • Negotiating with suppliers to achieve improvement on lead times
  • Maintaining accurate purchasing data within SAP MM
  • Monitoring and tracking supplier performance
  • Proactively troubleshooting and resolving issues across the supply chain

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven experience in a Purchasing, Supply Chain or Expediting role
  • Experience working in a manufacturing / engineering environment
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • An understanding of MRP and experience issuing purchase orders


Our client is a successful manufacturing business based in Stockport

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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