Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator Ref# AF - BUY

  • South West, Dorset, Ferndown, UK
  • £27000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Early finish Friday
  • Permanent
  • AF - BUY

Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator

We are currently partnering with engineering experts locally. Our client is a precision engineering business who offer the full service of machining, project management and Design for manufacture. Providing a high-quality service across many sectors our client is a well-established business with an excellent reputation.

As Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator you will be involved in the management of the production schedule, material purchasing and supplier management. display strong leadership and organisational skills. You will communicate with all departments at a high level, developing close links with purchasing and quality and operations. The role carries a high level of opportunity to develop processes and methodologies.

Key responsibilities as Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator:

  • Maintaining the works production schedule, using the companies operating system
  • Sourcing of materials from external suppliers in line with Production schedule requirements
  • Deputising for the Production Manager when necessary
  • Communicate the current production schedule with customers and negotiate agreed delivery dates.
  • Manage the issuing of raw material in accordance with production demand, monitoring inventory levels.
  • Liaise with estimating and production planning, to ensure timely deliveries in line with customer order requirements.
  • Fully support lean programmes: eg: 6S and Lean manufacturing

The right person: Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator

  • Strong communicator
  • Proven leadership capabilities
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good Time management

Benefits for Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator 

  • £27 – 35k Basic Salary
  • Mon Thurs 8am – 5pm and Fri 8am to 12.30pm, but this can be adjusted to suit
  • Pension

For more information on the full-time permanent position of Buyer and Scheduling Co-ordinator simply apply now or call Alison on 07483 025038 or

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