Buyer / Scheduler / Stores Manager

Job Title: Buyer / Scheduler / Stores Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorking, Surrey
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBb423122556_1598263875
Contact Name: Tanya Etheridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 24, 2020 11:11

Job Description

Our client based in Dorking are looking for a Buyer/Stores Manager to join their team.

You will be working Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm.

Job Overview: Sourcing, buying and maintaining a well-stocked store with our comprehensive range of components. The successful candidate will be able to handle several ongoing projects and a wide range of parts pending delivery. They will also be able to work proficiently with delivery schedules and call-off orders across a variety of suppliers. The ideal candidate will also have / seek to have a practical understanding of the components in question and should be familiar with reading technical drawings for the purpose of quality control upon part delivery.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • To source and order materials at the best value in a timely manner
  • To keep an up to date record of drawings for all parts purchased
  • Manage all goods inwards, un-pack and check quantity and quality
  • To book in and annotate delivery notes for accounting purposes
  • Maintain an efficient and tidy store, participating with putting stock away where needed.
  • Maintain part numbers on the database and raise new ones where necessary
  • Maintain cost price and selling price on the database
  • Maintain max/min re-order quantities to ensure optimum stock levels
  • Organise and oversee stock take as and when required
  • To assist where necessary in the efficient running of the business

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience with buying/purchasing mandatory.
  • GCSE/A-Level or Equivalent.
  • Excellent communication skills via E-mail and by phone.
  • Excellent scheduling skills, working within time constraints, co-ordinating with suppliers and managing call-offs
  • Enthusiastic, polite and focused.
  • Ready and willing to get involved in the workshop environment.
  • Capable with moving stock boxes within the premises.