Buyer at GKN Aerospace Inc in Tallassee, Alabama

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Summary

Responsible for small value contracts to include the leading and executing on a tender exercise, gathering supporting data to ensure compliance and audit trail

Job Responsibilities

  • To take responsibility for site level tendering/bid/supplier management and negotiation exercises.

  • To capture detailed analysis to support the process.

  • To ensure all bid's are dealt with in a timely and confidential manner.

  • Be aware of the legislation surrounding the bid/tender process.

  • Adhere to the Procurement Function policy and procedures at all times.

  • Supporting Purchasing Managers by entering requisitions into ERP system and contacting suppliers to follow up on agreed deliveries, quotations etc.

  • Ensures Lean principles and continuous improvement strategy are adhered to.

  • Adheres to site cash targets/cost reductions and assists in achieving.

Nearest Major Market: Alexander City