Buyer

Recruiter
Location
West Sussex
Salary
GBP13.00 - GBP16.00 per hour +
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Ref
3051866
Contact
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Hours
Full Time

A temp-to-perm Buyer job paying circa £14/hour based on the South Coast in West Sussex at a major manufacturer

Your new company
Your company is a large manufacturer which has recently undergone some great growth over the past year, and is in a great position for that growth to continue.

Your new role
Your role is a Buyer job, where you will come in and work with the team to help manage the supply chain to ensure best value for money and efficiency. You will also liaise with and manage important stakeholder relationships both within the business and with key suppliers. Key to your role will be negotiation to ensure that costs are managed as well as proactive supply chain management to ensure that stock levels are maintained at all times.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this job you will need to have some experience in procurement or supply chain ideally in a manufacturing setting. You will also need to have the ability to negotiate and develop strong working relationships. In order to be successful you will need to have strong Excel skills, in order to plan and report. Finally, central to this companies' success is a focus on customers, so you will need to have great customer service skills.

What you'll get in return
In return you will have the opportunity to develop at a great company with strong prospects to grow. You will also be remunerated initially with circa £14/hour (permanent salary circa £24,000) along with great benefits. This company also really values their staff, and wants them to continue to train and grow, so they will support CIPS studies in the long-term.

What you need to do now
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