Buyer

Expiring today

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Alfreton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jun 2021
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Eurocell PLC are a dynamic manufacturer, distributor and recycler of building products, and we serve the nation via our network of over 200 retail branches. We know that our people are our greatest asset and we are delighted to be growing our team further.

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join our Procurement team at our Head Office in Alfreton. You will perform procurement activities for Eurocell PLC and associated companies, specialising in Category Management for both 'direct' and 'indirect' procurement activity.

This is a key area of our business, and this role plays a pivotal role within our fast-paced and ever-growing company. Working within a small team you will be responsible for supplier management, working within the procurement strategy, and have responsibility for negotiating contracts and developing supplier partnerships.

Duties:

Pro-actively monitoring spend, commitment and savings
Use a tender process to select the most compliant and cost-effective supplier sources for the business, ensuring quality and performance guarantees
Producing maintaining and monitoring supply agreements to mitigate business risk and secure best price, quality and performance
Managing a portfolio of categories, undertaking sourcing initiatives, maintaining margins and applying cost saving programmes as appropriate
Managing Supplier Performance
Supporting the wider Procurement Team and Head of Procurement as required; in order to ensure department targets and objectives are met
Key Skills / Experience:

SAP experience could be an advantage
Previous Buying experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
Strong negotiation skills, supported by a pragmatic approach to problem solving
Ability to establish and build credible relationships both internally and externally
Strong commercial awareness, aware of competitor activity and customer requirements
Previous traded goods and resale experience
Strong communication, influencing and contract management skills
Experience in tendering and writing terms and conditions
Dynamic and able to cope with pace and change
Have demonstrable experience of working in a similar role
CIPS qualifiedBenefits

You will be rewarded with a very competitive basic salary
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Employee discount on Eurocell products
Eurxtras - discounts across many well-known online and high street retailers (Technology, Fashion, Supermarkets, Entertainment, Days Out, Home and Travel)
Shares - the option to join a share save scheme and share in the company success
Life assurance
Free parking
A blend of training, including e-learning and on the job training to help your career developmentAbout Eurocell
A stock market listed Plc and winner of the National Recycling Award for Manufacturer of the Year 2018. Eurocell is the UK's leading manufacturer, distributor & Recycler of uPVC windows, conservatories and ancillary products. With c200 UK branches nationwide, we are successful, ambitious, expanding and looking for great team players to grow with us.

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