Senior Tactical Buyer - Deeside

Full Time
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Driving / Motor Trade, Logistics / Transport
South Wales
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Buyer/Technical Buyer - Deeside

Position Summary

Management of all purchasing and supplier performance activities for OE, legacy, and spares components for the Aerospace industry

Duties and Responsibilities

Management of the purchase requisitions for timely placement of purchase orders and sub-contract orders for suppliers as required.
Ensure appropriate quality instructions and customer requirements are flowed to suppliers
Coordinate delivery status, communicate internally and manage supplier recovery to support the business requirements
Manage import of goods with detailed management of ITAR and related customs regulatory requirements
Identification, mitigation and reporting via the Risk Register with appropriate escalation
Support supplier selection and assessment using Supplier assessment/RAIL project
Manage and update Savings register
Manage supplier delivery performance and associated metrics
Hold regular supplier business performance reviews and Strategic Quarterly Business Reviews
Negotiate best cost, delivery, and payment terms. Total cost of acquisition
Invoice query resolution
Work with Contract Manager to implement long term agreements
Deputise for Direct procurement manager when necessaryDesired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

5 years minimum experience in aerospace purchasing.
Inter-operational process management experience, with a good knowledge of purchasing procedures, is essential
Work proactively with minimal supervision, reporting as appropriate. A high sense of urgency, accountability, and commitment to delivering value to the organization
Ability to read and translate Engineering drawings and documentation
Exposure and experience in global and diverse manufacturing and assembly environments
Understanding of raw material, forgings, machining, supplier manufacturing processes and treatments would be an advantage
Trained in continuous improvement tools and techniques.
Excellent Excel skills
Good project management skills
Excellent communication skills
Results focussed
Strong problem-solving abilities
Previous experience of Syteline and EFACS Business systems an advantageFor more information please get in contact with Jamie Birch at Carbon60 on (phone number removed) or (url removed)

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency

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