**Temporary Expediter - Immediate Start!**

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Stockport, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH27174


Temporary Expediter (3-6 months)
£ Hourly Rate

Role Profile

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

This will initially be a 3-6 month contract but there is high potential for the contract to be extended or made permanent thereafter.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing the end to end supply chain from the point of customer order to outbound delivery
  • Raising POs for raw materials / component parts from suppliers
  • Expediting supplier deliveries and negotiating with suppliers to achieve improvement on lead times
  • Working proactively to resolve any supply issues with the overall objective of improving OTIF
  • Maintaining accurate data in SAP
  • Monitoring and tracking supplier performance KPIs for supply chain reporting

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in a Purchasing, Supply Chain or Expediting role
  • Experience working in a time-critical manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • An understanding of MRP and experience issuing purchase orders
  • The ability to work well under pressure and to time-critical deadlines


Our client is an engineering 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 www.castuk.com

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