Engineering Stores Buyer Job at IESA – in Crewe

Job Description

A market leader in the provision of Integrated Stores and Supply Chain Management Solutions for Blue Chip Companies in the UK and Europe IESA are seeking a Buying Envoy for one of their client’s stores based in Crewe.
Your duties will involve:

  • Source suppliers of ad-hoc products as required and negotiate cost reductions.
  • Expedite outstanding orders with vendors so that delivery dates are in line with goods requirements.
  • Liaise with customers in receipt of direct orders to confirm that the delivery of goods ordered have been achieved, receipt and confirm deliveries into SAP.
  • Record all communications with vendors and stores in SAP.
  • Be able to interrogate supporting procurement systems to SAP to identify customer name and contact details.
  • Edit current stock lines in the system, description, supplier and inventory level changes.
  • Identify poor service levels from vendors and report to Purchasing Manager.
  • Identify quantity of aged orders over 2 weeks that should have been resolved at stores level and report to Purchasing Manager.
  • Provide progressing support to customers/ key vendors who make either direct telephone enquiries or email enquiries.

Experience Required:

  • The ideal candidate will have had previous experience within engineering stores environment and be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of stores and inventory management, and experience of dealing with suppliers and contractors.
  • Additionally experience in customer relations preferable as this is a customer facing role.

Essential skills:

  • Strong sense of customer service
  • Good organisational skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and previous use of SAP
  • Ability to communicate effectively with vendors and customers via telephone and email
  • A track record in supplier sourcing and negotiation

Hours of work:
Monday – Friday 40 hours per week, 08:00 – 16:30

Job Type: Full-time

About Company

Company: IESA –

Company Location:  Crewe

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

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