General Information

United Kingdom
Gas and Power
Business Unit
Full Time / Part Time
Experience Level
Mid-level Professional
Materials Solutions - A Siemens Energy Business - is currently recruiting for a Buyer. The Buyer will be responsible for all general procurement tasks and the management of key suppliers, maintaining stock levels to ensure customer requirements can be met.


Your profile
  • Able to build effective and positive relationships with staff, stakeholders and suppliers
  • Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Analytical, with strong demonstrated problem-solving abilities
  • Able to manage time effectively, prioritise tasks and achieve set targets
  • Commercial and financial awareness
  • Adaptable to varying business and customer demands
  • Familiarity with ERP/MRP
  • Relevant business/commercial or manufacturing/engineering degree or meaningful experience
  • Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) or similar qualification or studying towards CIPS qualification would be beneficial
Your responsibilities
  • Develop and implement an efficient method for monitoring all open advice notes and purchase orders.
  • Develop a stock profile to ensure safety stock levels cover LT requirements
  • Build on supplier relationships and formalise communication
  • Ensure suppliers maintain agreed delivery performance by means of KPIS
  • Drive down supplier NCC’s
  • Work closely with others on procurement related tasks
  • Review opportunities for continuous improvement and business improvement
  • Prepare and manage the creation of purchase orders
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies and procedures 
  • Maintain relationship with strategic procurement team
  • Communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations

"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

Our Materials Solutions business is a world leader in the industrial application of laser additive layer manufacturing of metals, with a current fleet of 24 AM machines. Want to know more about what it is like to work for our Worcester site? Have a look at this YouTube video Here


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