Engineering and manufacturing excellence is at the heart of the Peter Brotherhood business and we are now seeking to augment our core skills and ambitious growth plans through a number of key appointments.
All roles will receive a competitive starting salary, commensurate with the level of expertise you will bring, 25 days holiday, and pension and life assurance benefits. We are also happy to support you in your continuous development.
Sub Contract Engineer – Buyer
An opportunity has arisen for a Sub Contract Engineer – Buyer for Peter Brotherhood. The main duties as a member of the Supply Chain Management team will be responsible for cost effective and timely delivery of products which have been subcontracted or outsourced by Peter Brotherhood Ltd. It is expected that aside from their normal duties the candidate will also assist in productivity improvement and business development activities. The successful candidate will be expected to display a willing attitude along with a drive to help support the company’s development.
Key Tasks & Accountabilities:
Selection and evaluation of sub contract suppliers
Analyse supplier capabilities and manage source selection
Identify, formulate and issue enquiries
Procure products and services cost effectively
Conduct contractual negotiations with suppliers to ensure that all contracts reflect a robust flow-down of our contractual terms and conditions and to minimise commercial risks
To rationalise supplier base to develop preferred sources of supply to meet the strategic business needs
Access more effective suppliers capable of supporting design initiatives and/or cost out strategies
Monitoring and measurement of sub contract performance
Ensure that the quality of products supplied meets appropriate quality standards
Ensure supplier on time delivery through effective supplier selection and management
Visit subcontract suppliers both in the UK and overseas
Develop awareness of market intelligence on products, prices and processes
Keep up to date on new developments that influence procurement practices and procedures
Participate in meetings when required
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Knowledge of purchasing processes and Order placement systems desirable
Responsibility for the updating of computerised reports regarding delivery dates and delivery performance
Experience of ERP Systems (eg.PB2000) preferred
Experience of Microsoft Office suite
Lean / Six Sigma
An appropriate SCM qualification desirable but not essential with relevant experience
or write to us at Peter Brotherhood Ltd, 85 Papyrus Road, Werrington, Peterborough PE4 5HG.
For further opportunities
Please see opportunities with Hayward Tyler, part of The Hayward Tyler Group
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A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE
Peter Brotherhood conform to the stringent quality assurance standard ISO 9001:2008 and the environmental management standard ISO 14001:2004 as well as the Occupational Health and Safety Management System OHSAS 18001:2007.
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