Assistant Technical Buyer

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Posting date: 04 March 2020
Salary: £18,000 to £24,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 03 April 2020
Location: Mildenhall, Bury St. Edmunds
Company: Corrosion Technology Services Europe Ltd
Job type: Permanent
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At Corrosion Technology Services Europe Ltd (CTSE) our vision is to remain in the position of a world class Cathodic Protection Company. We are truly an international company with a global office foot print.

CTSE provides our clients products manufactured and assembled in the UK to our global customer base.

Here at CTSE we have an exciting opportunity to engage an “Assistant Buyer” to join our fast-paced team focused environment.

Key Responsibilities:
Complete and issue bespoke quotations as requested by the external buyers, and or the internal Sales / Engineering Manager, then and follow up with suppliers.
Deal with repeat orders for spare parts
Edit CAD drawings so approved drg’s from the client can produce Manufacturing drg’s
Ensure our long lead materials list is maintained at all times.
Manage the department’s critical paths which include expediting suppliers to adhere to deadlines.
Produce component hand books and certification
Source material supply lines whilst maintaining our high standards

Knowledge, skills & experience:
Cross category procurement experience with an eye to detail
Ability to understand complex and abstract concepts (technical and/or commercial) and being able to present the information in an informative and simplified manner
Strong Moral / Ethical qualities and excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent organisational skills, deadline adherence and exceptional attention to accuracy and detail
Ability to get the best product at the best price.
Proven supply chain management and procurement experience, dealing with both small and large value organisations

Personal attributes:
A high level of self-motivation to overcome obstacles
Happy to work with changing priorities
Capability to lead and influence within a dynamic organisation
Able to act under pressure with calmness, clarity of thought and decisive authority
Strong communicator / influencer

Only applicants with a full time legal right to reside and legally work in the UK will be considered for this position!

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