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Buyer - (Engineering & Production Support)

Buyer - Harwell, Oxfordshire : 12 months - £23.52 PAYE or £30.39 LTD Co

Buyer : Engineering/Production

Grade: Level 4/5

Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire

Department/Group: B462.27 Harwell Closure

The B462.27 Operations team operate three radioactive waste stores, waste retrieval equipment, a head end cell process facility, a waste encapsulation plant and the Harwell vault store.

The operations comprise the handling, recovery and process of remote handled Intermediate level waste.

The business now has a requirement for a buyer reporting to the production manager to take responsibility for the procurement of materials and equipment to support production and projects.

The job exists to maximise production at 462.27 within safety, environmental and financial constraints.

462.27 operations operate on a 24hr shift system and is a Harwell programme critical project.

This post is normal day hours but there may be occasions where there will be a requirement to work extended hours to meet tight deadlines or when new systems are introduced.

Essential Aptitudes and Experience

* Experience within a fast paced procurement environment.

* Experience with Electrical, Control & Instrumentation & mechanical Engineering procurement would be preferred.

* CIPS qualification or studying towards preferred but not essential.

* Excellent communication & negotiation skills

* Excellent IT skills including MS Office

* Good working knowledge of Agresso preferred but not essential

DURATION: 1 year from start date