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JOB TITLE: Buyer   SALARY: competitive    ADDED: 31-12-2021

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Taunton, Somerset, England

Buyer - Taunton - £Competitive
Manucomm Recruitment is looking to recruit a Site Buyer / MRP Buyer to join my clients Supply chain team. My client is located in Wellington near Taunton and is a market leader in the manufacture, development and delivery of personal care and beauty products.
The successful MRP Buyer will:
·Be Responsible for the procurement / buying of direct and indirect materials in line with system driven demand and inventory targets.
·Raise Purchase requisitions and purchase orders for Suppliers
·Progress / expediate orders with suppliers to ensure on time deliveries
·Validate and implement MRP Output
·Monitoring supplier performance
·Maintenance of supplier and shipping schedules in line with MRP and manufacturing requirements
·Ensuring cost effectiveness of all purchases, maximising price break, MOQ/EOQ opportunities, managing risk of obsolescence and inventory levels.
·Developing systems and better ways of working in line with the needs and demands of the Supply Chain for both the Site and wider European Group.
Procurement candidate skills and requirements:
·Working knowledge of purchasing / MRP systems and supplier management
·FMCG Manufacturing MRP experience
·Strong negotiation and networking skills
·Organised, systematic and computer literate
·Team worker
This position offers an excellent opportunity to work as a Site MRP Buyer in a global manufacturing organisation and the successful candidate may also have previously worked as a procurement manager, purchasing manager, materials buyer.
This role offers a salary competitive salary, free parking, staff discount shop, excellent canteen facilities, pension, excellent holidays and is commutable form Taunton, Exeter, Bridgwater, Yeovil,