Current Vacancies

If you wish to apply for any of the below roles, please email your CV and covering letter telling us why you would be a suitable candidate to hr.europe@edmi-meters.com

Buyer – Hook, UK

Service Delivery Support – Newcastle, UK

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Buyer

Work Location: Hook, Hampshire, UK

EDMI is one of the leading smart metering solution providers in the world. Over the last few years, it has been taking the UK by storm, as a key supplier supporting the energy industry go through a significant transformational period. Not only that, it has aggressive expansion plans for the rest of Europe, as well as exciting new products and services due to be launched.

We are looking for an experienced buyer to manage the negotiation and purchasing of components for our products which will involve with interaction with European and Asian suppliers. The role will be based in our Hook office and some travel to our Newcastle office will also be required.

Responsibilities

  • Interact with numerous internal departments to ascertain project needs at a very early stage and work to cost targets
  • Attend internal project meetings to ensure deliverables of key milestones in purchasing and supply chain support tasks
  • Push project information along in line with tight time scales
  • Monitoring and negotiation of world prices of components, metal and polymers
  • Sourcing of components worldwide at best possible prices
  • Review the system based purchasing / stock control system to ensure we are maximising its potential
  • Negotiate and establish a cost reduction policy with the key suppliers

Experience and Qualifications

  • Previous buyer experience
  • To have demonstrated experienced in negotiating pricing of electronic and mechanical devices from key OEM suppliers who have both a European and Asian base. Ideal but not essential
  • Capable of positive input to designs at an early stage to ensure commercially viable components are being used.

If you wish to apply for this role, please email your CV and covering letter telling us why you would be a suitable candidate to hr.europe@edmi-meters.com

 

Service Delivery Support

Work Location: Newcastle, UK

EDMI is one of the leading smart metering solution providers in the world. Over the last few years, it has been taking the UK by storm, as a key supplier supporting the energy industry go through a significant transformational period. Not only that, it has aggressive expansion plans for the rest of Europe, as well as exciting new products and services due to be launched.

We are looking for a new member to join our Service Delivery Support team. The position will support the Planning & Logistics Manager with day-to-day activities and liaising with customers in the UK and rest of Europe on orders, deliveries and all general customer issues (outside of first line technical support).

Responsibilities

  • Be conduit with wider EDMI team (in Europe, Singapore) to monitor commercial issues and ensure prompt action of all customer priorities
  • Be conduit between EDMI sales team and EDMI Operational team to ensure customer requirements are gathered and delivered
  • Reporting and escalation to EDMI management team of customer issues, problems etc
  • Maintain and update the order status report
  • Maintain and update the tracker report
  • Liaise with customers (email/telephone) and provide them with an update on the progress of their orders/shipments
  • Provide customer support as and when required
  • Manage customer sales orders and updating SAP
  • Liaise with both 3PM and 3PL
  • Inbound & outbound ASN management

Essential Experience and Qualifications

  • Highly organised, with the ability to multi-task to manage multiple customers, their priorities and the progression of all issues
  • Proven experience of providing excellent customer service
  • Lateral thinker – able to anticipate problems before they arise and recommend corrective action early and monitor progress
  • Self-starter – able to take initiative and stay calm under pressure
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills towards internal and external customers  – including an ability to communicate with people at all levels of a business (Executive downwards)

Desirable

  • Knowledge of the metering / utility industry
  • Knowledge of MRP or SAP

If you wish to apply for this role, please email your CV and covering letter telling us why you would be a suitable candidate to hr.europe@edmi-meters.com