Purchaser

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Purchaser
Role Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Salary: £20,000-£25,000 Per Annum

Adecco are proud to be working with a highly successful Client who is looking to recruit a motivated and energetic Purchaser to join their friendly, expanding team. The successful candidate will be involved in the following:

* to quickly integrate into a fast paced office and a growing design, manufacture and installation company
* forecast levels of demand for services and products
* keep a constant check on stock levels
* conduct research to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
* liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers
* build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers
* negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided
* keep contract files and use them as reference for the future
* forecast price trends and their impact on future activities
* develop a purchasing strategy alongside the project team and accounts team
* evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors;
* ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives
* attend meetings and trade conferences
* train and supervise the work of other members of staff

The successful candidate will have experience working in a fast paced office environment and must possess the following:

* Ability to perform well under pressure
* Advanced communication skills
* Ability to cope well under pressure
* Highly motivated and results driven
* Advanced communication skills
* Highly organised
* Able to liaise with all levels of the business
* Good negotiating skills
* High attention to detail

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company where you will be involved in multiple areas of the business. Your contribution will be instrumental in the continual growth and development of the company and you will reap the rewards of your hard work and commitment with the long term career prospects on offer.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity please contact Nicola Roberts on

Adecco aim to respond to all applicant's, however due to the large volume of applications we receive this may not always be possible. Should you not receive a response within five working days please accept this as notification that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.