Category Buyer

2 days left

Location
Doncaster
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
13818914/001
Contact
Calum MacRury
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A multinational business based in Doncaster are currently looking to recruit a Category Buyer into their expanding purchasing and department. Reporting to the global purchasing manager this position is one where you can gain exposure to the multi-national business and develop as a purchasing professional.

Client Details

With offices based globally, the business bases it UK operations out of the Doncaster office with a supplying to UK and European manufacturing functions.

This business have a very good reputation within their field and are looking to take on a further Category buyer to add to the growing purchasing and procurement department.

Description

Job description for the Category Buyer

  • Preparation of budget for given categories
  • Support the wider department when needed
  • Proactive approach to new product development
  • Working collaboratively with the product managers
  • Supplier development and reviews

  • Total ownership of your given supply base

Profile

Candidate profile for the ideal Category Buyer

  • Must have worked within manufacturing and purchasing
  • Ability to adapt to fast pace manufacturing environment
  • Experience using a purchasing system such as Sage, SAP, or Oracle
  • Intermediate or advanced Excel
  • Strong internal communicator
  • Ability to influence external stakeholders

Job Offer

Salary is depending on experience - £30-35k