Buyer

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Thame
Salary
£22000 - £25000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is recruiting for a Buyer to join their team based in Thame. You will be reporting to the Procurement Manager, the key purpose of the role is to provide procurement knowledge and support to all parts of the business in the identification, evaluation and engagement of suppliers to support the delivery of the company business plan, ensuring a smooth flow and process of new product and suppliers into the business.

Main Duties:
* Understand the company business plans and objectives
* Excellent knowledge of purchase and supply chain
* Good knowledge of company vendor evaluation and approval procedures
* Excellent ability to prioritise tasks and manage own time
* Strong negotiation skills
* Good understanding of the company business plan and objectives
* Understanding of contract law
* Strong administration skills
* Provide clear and concise data both written and verbally
* Good knowledge of potential and existing supplier community

The ideal candidate will have at least two years' experience in a supply chain role and be educated to A Level standard. The salary for this position is £22,000-£25,000 and it is a full time and permanent position. Please contact me for more information or apply online