Buyer

Recruiter
Location
West Sussex
Salary
GBP26000.00 - GBP30000.00 per annum +
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Ref
3098953
Contact
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A Technical Buyer job at an exciting growing manufacturer in West Sussex paying circa £28,000 plus benefits

Your new company
Your company is a fast growing manufacturer based in West Sussex. They are on the cutting edge of their industry, and bringing brand new products to market, which are one of a kind. This company has an international presence so there is lots of opportunity to continue to grow with the business.

Your new role
In your new job, you will be a Buyer managing direct spend on materials for a range of categories. You will be building relationships and negotiating with key suppliers to ensure value for money. You will also actively source new suppliers and use you acumen to achieve business goals and find savings. As part of your role you will also be involved in some expediting, database management, and some logistics. Key to your new role will be partnering and working collaboratively other internal departments, particular engineering.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in your new job you will have previous experience as a buyer ideally in a manufacturing or engineering environment. You will have strong systems skills with MRP / ERP ideally as well as overall Microsoft Office. You will also have experience negotiating with and developing suppliers to achieve business goals, as well as working in cross-functional teams.

What you'll get in return
In return for your new job you will be remunerated with circa £28,000 plus benefits and a great opportunity to progress. This company looks after their people and wants them to progress, so they are happy to support your CIPS studies, and other development. They are also in an easily commutable location with parking, so the transit is straightforward.

What you need to do now
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