Raw Material Officer – Glossop

  • Permanent
  • Glossop, Derbyshire
  • Posted: 20th March 2017
  • Salary: £0.00 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH1754
  • Industry: Admin and Secretarial
  • Location: Glossop, Derbyshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

POSITION: Raw Material Officer
JOB TYPE: Permanent

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a prestigious client based in Glossop. They are looking to add a Raw Materials Officer to their team who has a minimum of 5 years’ experience working within Heavy Industry Engineering.

To assist in the coordination and efficient purchasing activities of the companies resource requirements to meet profitability, inventory and cash management objectives. To ensure that hedging opportunities are maximized and the direct purchasing function managed within the budget. The position will initially include receiving and booking in goods, raising P/O numbers. You will then progress onto stock control, forecast planning and finally through to buying materials, negotiating and working with the technical departments.
General Description:

  • Ensuring that purchases are managed within the cash flow capability and target of the company.
  • Producing data and repots to manage KPI’s including supplier spend, on time delivery and pricing.]Reporting inventory levels and delivery arrears on a weekly basis.
  • Maintaining purchasing files for daily/weekly/monthly TOC meeting.
  • Provide support to the commercial team with customer discussions/presentations.
  • Working to reduce the elemental cost of materials through scraps and use of alternative materials.

Experience / Skills:

  • Able to work to tight deadlines and within a fast paced, deadline driven organisation.
  • Experience of hedging and direct purchasing ideally within metals or Engineering would be a distinct advantage.
  • High skill level in all standard office IT packages including Excel, Word and other Microsoft packages.
  • Good verbal and written communicator.
  • Excellent negotiator.

This position is being advertised on behalf of E3 Recruitment (UK) LLP who operate as an employment business.

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