Buyer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Sep 2019
Closes
09 Oct 2019
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting on behalf of a highly regarded client of Drake International with offices located around the world, who now have a unique opportunity for a company Buyer / Precurement / Purchasing Supervisor.

This is a permanent position with long term career opportunities and also the option of "flexi-time" working. This company prides itself on rewarding their loyal staff (many over 10 years service) with additional extras:- Company bonus scheme, Healthcare plan, company pension scheme and free car parking onsite.

Position
This exciting and dynamic position, requires exceptional organisation and planning within a fast paced sales environment. The role involves extensive cross departmental working, with Accounts, Stores, Sales and Quality departments. A typical working day will involve;

*Assisting the buyers with sourcing to fulfil customer enquiries
*Placing orders with suppliers
*Building the supplier network
*Order progression to ensure prompt and timely customer deliveries
*Completion of strict compliance procedures
*Managing supplier/customer payments
*Dealing with order queries
*Liaising with the Sales/Quality/Warehouse Teams

Personal Attributes
*Minimum 2 years buying / purchasing / precurement experience
*Knowledge in the electronics industry would be a distinct advantage
*Excellent time management
*Conscientious and pro-active approach to work
*Strong Negotiator
*Good communication and interpersonal skills
*Strong attention to detail.
*Pro-active in implementing continuous improvement ideas and training
*Can work under pressure and react quickly to resolve issues
*Independent and able to prioritise effectively

If you are interested in this role please send an up to date CV to (url removed) with a covering letter of your notice period, salary and your availability for interviews

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