Buyer

Recruiter
Location
West Sussex
Salary
GBP27000.00 - GBP34000.00 per annum +
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
3121136
Contact
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A varied Buyer job at an outstanding Blue-chip manufacturer in West Sussex paying circa £30,000 plus benefits

Your new company
Your new company is a major manufacturing company based in West Sussex with a respected, widely recognised brand. They have had great growth, and are at the cutting edge of their industry, now is a great time to join and continue to grow with the business.

Your new role
In your new job, you will be a Buyer, sourcing across a group of commodities, developing suppliers and managing a portion of operational buying. Your role, will also have some responsibility for production scheduling, materials management and inventory control. As a part of your new job, you will be involved in some NPI purchasing, category strategy setting and engaging with key stakeholders across the business.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in your new job, you will need to have a background in purchasing for technical manufacturing, ideally in a complex organisation. You will need to have the ability to negotiate with suppliers and manage key relationships. As this is a varied role, you will ideally have experience across the supply chain, able to get involved in production scheduling and inventory management. For this role, CIPS qualifications are highly desirable.

What you'll get in return
In return for this job, you will be remunerated at circa £30,000 (flexible) plus great benefits, and a chance to develop at a top employer in the area. This company is happy to support CIPS studies as a part of this role, and the culture here is outstanding.

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