Our client is a specialist in automotive and marine spares, with almost four decades of experience this firm is searching for an experienced Buyer who will be able to process purchasing requisitions from the managers in the field and turn those requisitions into purchase orders.The Buyer will be responsible for creating purchase order tracking systems, alerting management when orders have been filled and invoices from vendors have been issued, answering vendor questions and providing them with additional order documentation as needed. The successful candidate for this position has experience in the automotive industry and a strong understanding of supply chain management concepts. Develop an efficient and accurate system for monitoring all open purchase orders with an inventory of over 70 million parts. There will also be an aspect of importing, the right candidatee must have importing experience to liase with the clearing agents, and assure all documents are correct.
Responsibilities + Skills
Deliver a weekly purchase order report to management that indicates the vendor invoice number for all closed purchase orders
Minimum 3 years experience within procurement/buyer understanding procurement from cradle to grave.