Buyer – Internationally Successful Manufacturer

6 days left

Recruiter
Webrecruit
Location
S41 9PZ, Chesterfield
Salary
£20,000 – £22,000 Plus Benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
28 Sep 2017
Ref
HKJXU2809/RS
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Buyer – Internationally Successful Manufacturer 
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
£20,000 – £22,000 Plus Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, Lifestyle Benefits Package, 33 Days’ Holiday 

If you’re an eagle-eyed procurement professional from an engineering or manufacturing background, this is a fantastic opportunity to learn, grow and excel with a forward-thinking business. 

Our client is a global manufacturer of specialist multi-utility products with facilities in Europe, Asia and Africa and operations in at least 30 countries. They are now looking for a Buyer to join their passionate team in Chesterfield. 

Within an innovative and forward-thinking environment, you will have the chance to contribute your ideas, help to improve processes and make a real impact on our client’s procurement function. 

As a Buyer, you will purchase a range of materials to support our client’s production process. 

Reporting to the Group Procurement Manager, you will: 

- Monitor and control manufacturing raw materials and consignment stock 
- Obtain quotes by forwarding materials and supply requirements to suppliers 
- Evaluate alternative materials and supplies 
- Negotiate prices, terms and the delivery of materials and supplies 
- Review materials, supplies and vendor reliability and recommend changes to improve the quality of materials 
- Provide management planning and control information by collecting, analysing and summarising data and trends 

Interested? To be considered, you will need: 

- At least one year’s experience gained in an engineering and/or manufacturing environment 
- Experience in a procurement role 
- Strong IT skills 

Organised and diligent, as a Buyer, you’ll have great communication and negotiation skills. Excellent attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure are also key. 

Ideally, you’ll have a level 3 CIPS qualification, but this is not essential. 

To apply for the role of Buyer, please apply via the button shown. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

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