Well respected company based in Falmouth, Cornwall are looking to recruit an experienced Category Buyer for an initial 12 month assignment (although there is every possibility that this could become a more permanent role). This is an excellent opportunity to join this much sought after employer.
To plan, organise and control purchased materials for the company, ensuring the correct components are supplied at the right time, in the most cost effective and economical way possible to achieve 100% on time customer delivery.
A proactive role within the Supply Chain and New product Development teams: Developing a category strategy to ensure timely achievement of cost savings, introduction of new components and continued improvements to supplier performance.
Qualified to a minimum of CIPS Foundation diplomaPreferably holds experience within an engineering or technical business environment
Extensive experience of product planning and procurement systems