Procurement and Process Support

  • Location

    Bristol, England

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    £18 - £23.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Mcrae

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Role: Procurement and Process Support - Manufacturing

Location: Bristol

Duration: 3 months initially

Rate: £18.20/hour PAYE - £23.50/hour Umbrella

Role Summary:

Support purchasing team to provide effective procurement and quality function. Support the procurement of all parts required for the build of various complex systems, in a low volume manufacturing environment. Support the development of procurement, goods-in and stock management tools and processes using principals from Lean continuous improvement.

Key Activities:

  1. Using engineering BOMs and/or PO driven BOMs to ensure components are available for system builds to meet a demanding delivery schedule.
  2. Support Procurement team to manage quotes, and help select vendors based on pricing, delivery, and quality enabling timely customer product delivery
  3. Consult on, and develop goods in processes, quality control and stock management. Work with the engineering build teams to ensure hand over to build is clear and flexible according to project
  4. Timely (weekly) progress/status reports to the Procurement team
  5. Develop and maintain positive, respected relationships with the engineering, procurement, build and customer teams

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. 3-5 years' experience in manufacturing environment
  2. Proven experience implementing LEAN improvements
  3. Experience working in small OEM
  4. Confident reading complex engineering drawings
  5. Experience with basic metrology, mechanical parts inspection
  6. Willing to take on a variety of tasks according to business need
  7. Knowledge of various manufacturing methods

To apply please send you CV via advert or direct .