job / buyerexpeditor 1 year ftc west central scotland lanarkshire 4178

Buyer/Expeditor - 1 year FTC - Lanarkshire

Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Procurement
Ref: 4178 Date Posted: Friday 02 Nov 2018
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Urgent Requirement – Immediate Start!

Our client has an immediate requirement for an Expeditor/Buyer for a 1-year FTC to cover maternity leave!

The Expeditor/Buyer will be responsible for the timely delivery of all raw material and parts in line with MRP reports and planning demand.  They will release Purchase Orders to meet manufacturing schedules.

The Buyer/Expeditor will work closely with Suppliers to understand timescales for deliveries and negotiate with them to push in or push out delivery dates. They will work closely with production/planning to highlight any potential shortfall issues.

Experience and knowledge for the role;

  • Experience of working in a purchasing/buying/expediting role within a busy manufacturing organisation
  • Experience of dealing MRP/Inventory control systems/database
  • Experience of managing suppliers and delivery management
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Comfortable to work in fast-paced environment

If you are available to start work immediately and can commit to a one year contract, please call Shuna on 01698 430100!