Buyer - Industrial Supplies

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
24 Sep 2020
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The THOMAS Recruitment Group are recruiting on behalf of an Industrial Supplier based in Cardiff. Our client provides quality workwear and safety wear products to customers all over the UK.

Due to growth our client is seeking a highly professional, motivated, and experienced Buyer to join their team on a permanent basis.

Job role:

The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for management of the office and the buying aspects of the business.

Duties include:

* Selecting new products and reviewing the old

* Finding the right suppliers

* Negotiating prices

* Ensuring the products are delivered on time

* Helping to interpret reports and predicting future sales

* Pitching ideas to Senior Management

* Stock control

* Budgeting

* Reacting to any changes in customer demand

* Maintaining relationships with existing suppliers while seeking new ones

* Getting feedback from customers

* Research

* Competitor analysis

* Product evaluations, monitoring purchase orders

* Creating reports for the management team.

Skills Required:

* Commercial awareness.

* Confidence.

* Ability to make decisions.

* Ability to cope with pressure.

* Maths skills.

* IT skills.

* Good teamworking skills.

* Interpersonal skills, particularly in negotiating.

The THOMAS Recruitment Group are an Employment Business. We supply temporary, contract and permanent staff to various companies throughout the UK to various sectors.

Located in South Wales, Midlands & the South West, we recruit for temporary and permanent job roles across the following core areas:

INDUSTRIAL | DRIVING | FMCG | PROFESSIONAL | ONSITE

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