Buyer

Location
Sheffield
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
02 Sep 2017
Ref
13846446/001
Contact
Laura Scott
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Strategic Buyer to join a business who are experiencing year on year growth. This position is a new role in the business to support the Supply Chain Manager.

Client Details

Our client, based in Sheffield, are market leaders in their field. Having recently landed a huge contract and with further growth anticipated over the next 18 months they are looking to add to their team with a Buyer to manage the strategic element of procurement.

Description

The key responsibilities for this Buyer will be to:

  • Improve new and existing supplier relationships
  • Manage SLA's
  • Take responsibility of rebates
  • Far East sourcing.

Profile

Ideally the successful candidate or this role of Buyer will have:

  • A self-starting attitude
  • CIPS - studying towards or completed
  • A good understanding of procurement
  • Demonstrated the ability to understand technical products in previous positions
  • Strong negotiation skills.

Job Offer

£30,000 - £35,000