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Assistant Buyer (Permanent)

Location: Bristol Country: UK
 

Assistant Buyer

SF26270

Bristol

About the role

We currently have an opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to join our Equipment Management Operations Centre Team working within Defence Systems Technology (DST), Filton, Bristol.

DST is a business unit within the Marine Sector of Babcock International Group. Working on a range of exciting design, manufacture and support projects, DST works with a number of key clients domestically and internationally. We're based at a number of sites in the UK and overseas. The business continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace, as a result we are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven people.

What do I need to do the role?

You'll need to have the ability to assess and prioritise tasks effectively to ensure Customer demand is fulfilled on time in full.

Would also like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:

  • Supplier or Customer facing experience essential.
  • Proficient ITskills, in particular, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with ERP or MRP systems advantageous.
  • Understanding of the supply chain function beneficial.
  • Studying towards, or willing to study for, MCIPS qualification.
  • A good understanding of the Company and Defence sector

Lastly, you'll be confident, self-motivated with a flexible approach to workload. You will be a good communicator with the ability to establish strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

What else do I need to know?

  • We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
  • Hold a Full UK driving license

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments.

Closing date: Wednesday 3rd July 2019


Posted Date: 20 Jun 2019 Reference: JS-SF26270 Employment Agency: Experis - Babcock International Contact: Laura Bolus