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Category Buyer

Taunton, Somerset

Published
03-04-2019
Job ad details
Published
03-04-2019
Expires
17-04-2019
Job ID
LJA-72178068
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£30,000 - £35,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering

Opus Engineering are recruiting a Category Buyer for its engineering client based in Somerset.

 

Responsibilities:

- Guarantee purchasing performance for the commodity (QCD, working capital).
- Manage the supplier base in order to obtain the necessary improvements to achieve the above and protect the company against unfavourable market trends.
- Not only guarantee the best “total cost of ownership” but also challenge the organisation to ensure the above is met during tender reviews.
- Define and lead the best local commodity strategy.

           

Tasks:

 

- Build Purchasing strategy plan and follow-up and monitor the local sourcing action plans.
- Participate in the elaboration of the global and local purchasing budgets.
- Optimize working capital needs, decrease the level of inventories.
- Consult, negotiate, select and contract the supplier on every needs of the commodity.
- Negotiate also development and delivery lead-time, frozen/flexible/forecast delivery schedule and MOQ/MDQ quantity. Provide 3 years volume visibility.
- Rationalize the supplier panel to keep only the best suppliers.
- Develop and maintain a world-class supplier base according to the group’s guidelines and principles.
- Manage their QCD Performance.
- Optimize supplier performance, including continuous improvement.
- Guaranty that every Purchase Order is placed in the negotiated contracts accordingly to decision made.
- Define and lead the purchasing actions to increase profitability of the projects.
- Participate pro-actively in make-or-buy and outsourcing decisions.
- Help to define then implement the local, regional & corporate industrial strategies; give inputs to the « Make or Buy » processes.
- Manage as Project Manager validated Out-Sourcing projects.
- Anticipate project needs: propose a strategy to any new project (Be involved upstream, guarantee Cost Control, planning, fulfil Project needs.
- Challenge the Bill of Material in order to propose price and cost reductions.
- Be the preferred point of contact for project buyers.
- Design and realize comprehensive industrial schemes to develop spend in Low Cost Countries and improve TCO.
- Mapping of actual spent (supplier mapping & supply flows, technology mapping, competition risks, know-how & technology shifts, Purchase Amount trends, shortage Impacts, Contracting and Terms & Conditions situation, obsolete management)

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Responsibilities:

- Guarantee purchasing performance for the commodity (QCD, working capital).
- Manage the supplier base in order to obtain the necessary improvements to achieve the above and protect the company against unfavourable market trends.
- Not only guarantee the best “total cost of ownership” but also challenge the organisation to ensure the above is met during tender reviews.
- Define and lead the best local commodity strategy.

           

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- Build Purchasing strategy plan and follow-up and monitor the local sourcing action plans.
- Participate in the elaboration of the global and local purchasing budgets.
- Optimize working capital needs, decrease the level of inventories.
- Consult, negotiate, select and contract the supplier on every needs of the commodity.
- Negotiate also development and delivery lead-time, frozen/flexible/forecast delivery schedule and MOQ/MDQ quantity. Provide 3 years volume visibility.
- Rationalize the supplier panel to keep only the best suppliers.
- Develop and maintain a world-class supplier base according to the group’s guidelines and principles.
- Manage their QCD Performance.
- Optimize supplier performance, including continuous improvement.
- Guaranty that every Purchase Order is placed in the negotiated contracts accordingly to decision made.
- Define and lead the purchasing actions to increase profitability of the projects.
- Participate pro-actively in make-or-buy and outsourcing decisions.
- Help to define then implement the local, regional & corporate industrial strategies; give inputs to the « Make or Buy » processes.
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- Anticipate project needs: propose a strategy to any new project (Be involved upstream, guarantee Cost Control, planning, fulfil Project needs.
- Challenge the Bill of Material in order to propose price and cost reductions.
- Be the preferred point of contact for project buyers.
- Design and realize comprehensive industrial schemes to develop spend in Low Cost Countries and improve TCO.
- Mapping of actual spent (supplier mapping & supply flows, technology mapping, competition risks, know-how & technology shifts, Purchase Amount trends, shortage Impacts, Contracting and Terms & Conditions situation, obsolete management)
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Job ad details
Published
03-04-2019
Expires
17-04-2019
Job ID
LJA-72178068
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£30,000 - £35,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering