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Purchasing Officer - (Full-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1491463 
Date notified: 08/06/2021 
Job location: Ballymena 
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum. 
Hours: 37.5 
Worktime: 8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday 
Closing date: 30/06/2021 
Employer: Riada Resourcing Coleraine 
Business: Recruitment & Personnel Services 
Address: 90 Union Street 
Postcode: BT52 1QB 
Telephone: 028 70326600 

Job Duties:

Your focus will be two fold in terms of stock control and supplier management.

Duties will include:
Order adequate stock to satisfy customer requirements.
Use MRP for stock ordering and review daily with Sales, Production and Senior Management.
Liaise daily with management on all stock items which may affect production.
Maintain an accurate Bill Of Materials system.
Participate in monthly and quarterly financial stock takes.
Managing delivery timescales.
Pro-actively manage and analyse supplier pricing.
Source new and alternative products to comply with operational requirements.
Monitor supplier performance and take the appropriate corrective actions.

Qualifications / Experience:

Recent relevant experience in a demanding Purchasing Role.
Strong organisation, communication and negotiation skills.
Excellent IT skills including MS Excel and preferably Microsoft Navision.
Ability to set deadlines and hold suppliers and internal departments to these deadlines.
Knowledge of Brexit and new protocols.

Application Method:

Apply online: Ref: 11421

Other Information:

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