Expediter - 12 month contract

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Skelmersdale, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH29047


Buyer / Expediter (12 months)
£ Competitive Hourly Rate

Role Profile

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

This is a 12 month contract to support the business with a large scale CAPEX project.

Key responsibilities to this Expediter role 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 experienceas an Expediter in an engineering environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills
  • A good understanding of MRP
  • Working knowledge of SAP


Our client is an engineering business based near Skelmersdale looking for an Expediter to support them with an exciting large scale project.

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 www.castuk.com

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