Buyer

Recruiter
Location
Suffolk
Salary
GBP25000.00 - GBP28000.00 per annum +
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
11 Nov 2017
Ref
3137666
Contact
William Warren
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Buyer, Stock Control, Purchasing


This position is a pivotal role in the procurement function of this market-leading Logistics business. Working as part of a best practice procurement team, this role would suit a Buyer / Procurement professional who thrives in an autonomous and busy environment. Key duties will pertain to:

Ownership of key areas of spend for the procurement function across a variety of activities.
Hands on control of material purchases.
Negotiation of new supplier agreements to reduce the combined material spend of the group.
Rationalisation of supplier base, reducing quantity of suppliers to more manageable levels.
Manage stock levels effectively

Demonstrable experience of the above in a fast-paced commercial organisation is essential with excellent communication and organisation skills a pre-requisite. Strong career development opportunities with CIPS study support with this nationally recognised employer of choice.



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