Buyer

Location
Peterborough
Salary
GBP24000 - GBP30000 per annum +
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Ref
13826266/001
Contact
Holly Antonia Butler
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity for a Buyer to work with a fast growing, FMCG, manufacturing organisation operating within the Health and Beauty sector, based in Peterborough.

Client Details

My client are a highly successful, fast-growing manufacturing organisation whose customer base ranges from high-street retailers to premium brands. They are growing within international markets and are currently distributing across 30 countries worldwide.

Description

The Buyer will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Reduce and maintain costs in categories responsible for.
  • Maintain a level of stock that is within agreed parameters.
  • Increase 'Buying Power' by looking at purchasing synergies across 2 manufacturing sites to enhance savings.
  • Increase and divulge technical knowledge in Raw Materials to improve negotiating skill of the candidate and the wider team.
  • Improve trace-ability of raw material pricing in order to monitor spends.

Profile

My Health and Beauty client based in Peterborough, are looking to recruit a Buyer who has the following experience:

  • Experience in a Buying/Assistant Buying role, including use of MRP / ERP systems.
  • A reactive and pro active approach, and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • The ability to build and maintain productive relationships with suppliers.

Job Offer

Competitive salary and benefits!!