NPM Buyer

Location: North East England, England Salary:
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

I am looking for a NPM buyer to carry out a 12 month contract in the North East.

Purpose of Position and Objectives

  • To coordinate the NPM activity in the plant by ensuring that suppliers are managed effectively on a daily basis.
  • Take commercially sound actions as necessary to achieve Group/Plant KPI's and savings.

Main Responsibilities & Desired Outcomes

  • Manage all NPM purchasing activities within the plant in line
  • Sourcing of services/components by the raising of RFQ's on existing and/or new suppliers in conjunction with the requestors specification.
  • Receiving of all quotations relating to NPM requirements, analysis of quotations, negotiating with suppliers and advising the requestor on commercial recommendations.
  • Raising purchase orders thorough the plants ERP system.
  • Raising of Supplier Justification Forms, (SJF), when necessary.
  • To comply with KPI's, Targets and Objectives i.e. cost reduction, cost avoidance, CIS, supplier reduction, payment terms, automated orders etc.
  • Provide supplier escalation support from requested departments.
  • Provide supplier management by additions/updates through OneSB.
  • Preparation for contracts, sourcing committees and internal audits in conjunction with Hub UK and Managers.
  • Maintain all local contracts within database.
  • Work to develop local commodity strategy in relation to existing/new suppliers and
  • Represent the Purchasing department at meetings both internal and external as required.
  • Ensure that services/components are covered 100% by a purchase order/agreement prior to delivery/commencement.
  • Carry out any other reasonable request the Company asks of you

Qualification and Experience

  • CIPS qualified or working towards the qualification
  • Technical Engineer or minimum 3 years' experience in purchasing

If you are looking for work or alternatively have someone in mind then please respond with an up to date CV.

Thanks Jennie

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