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MRO Buyer - Livingston

Manufacturing and Production
Ref: 93 Date Posted: Monday 09 Sep 2019
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A worldwide manufacturer of engineered products has a new vacancy based in Livingston, West Lothian for an experienced Buyer (MRO). This is a great career opportunity to be a purchasing professional with a global fortune 500 company who are involved in a very exciting sector that is stable and set for further growth.

The role will be challenging and varied and from an MRO buying point of view, you will be working on a wide range of projects in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, so your working week will be interesting and varied. This is a multifaceted role and has varied and challenging components to it including purchasing, quality, safety, people, business improvement, systems, and communication.

As the MRO Buyer, you will be responsible for:

  • Contract management in relation to new/existing vendors and management of master MRO files.
  • Working with existing supply chain and sourcing new suppliers when required with a view to identifying best commercials for your employer.
  • Cost and inventory reduction month on month
  • Producing performance reports and working to agreed KPI’s for delivery of MRO.

To be considered for this MRO Buyer role you will display the following:

  • Have worked within a procurement, purchasing, buying role with strong MRO and contract negotiation expereince.
  • Have worked within a process driven manufacturing or engineering environment;
  • A high level of commercial and financial awareness with the ability to make conscientious decisions using own initiative;
  • Proven analytical skills and strong PC skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.

In return you will receive a competitive salary dependent on experience, 33 days holiday, excellent pension scheme (between 5% and 10% employer contribution) and quarterly bonus. The role is based on a 37.5-hour week working Monday to Friday 8am to 4.15pm with an early finish on a Friday.  

This role presents an excellent career opportunity to further enhance knowledge and your purchasing skills.

Please apply online immediately for your CV to be considered for this Buyer role.