IDEX Buyer in Warwick, United Kingdom
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With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses (https://www.idexcorp.com/our-businesses/business-segments/) around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
Key member of the procurement team, working with cross functional departments to ensure customer obsession, by developing and maintaining proactive supplier relationships while ensuring competitive pricing and effective stock control for your assigned commodities. Maintaining a daily structure for MRP and resulting tasks with a drive to succeed in your individual KPI’s and helping to improve, consolidate and optimise department processes.
REPORTS TO: Purchasing Manager
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Action MRP messages in a timely manner
Ensure all Purchase Orders are acknowledged and line narrative updated
Run Weekly Open Order Books and update with push back and pull forward requests
Update Red Message report on a daily basis
Maintain safety stock levels
Be the main interface with suppliers for assigned commodity group
Develop a strategy and strategic direction of the assigned commodities, ensuring best value and quickest and most suitable sources for company
Optimise Black and Red message output
Analyse supplier resources to ensure continued development support.
Work with suppliers and quality team with the aim of improving supplier performances and reducing outstanding NCN’S
Help develop and maintain expert knowledge of commodity’s global supply market and ensure a suitable knowledge base is maintained for the company via buyer master sheet.
Identify cost saving opportunities
Building relationships with Key Suppliers
Manage Inventory, ensuring stock levels are kept at appropriate levels to facilitate business performance
Negotiating best prices and delivery timescales for freight inwards
Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to all supplier relationships
Engage interest and participation of others and have a collaborative approach to working with others
Update New Part Huddle in a timely manner
Negotiate and put in place Supplier stock holding agreements for your supply base
Ensure all excess materials are approved via the EOZ process
Adhoc duties required to support a busy purchasing department
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
Job Family: Operations
Business Unit: Godiva
Job Segment: FSD Fire & Safety/Diversified Products