Buyer

Recruiter
Coulter Elite Resourcing
Location
Spalding
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum Excellent Benefits
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Coulter Elite Resourcing - Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for a Buyer for a manufacturing client based in Spalding.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to join an established company who are specialists in their field.

As Buyer you will have a strong level of understanding from the internal and external customers about materials used within the business including the markets and supply chains they derive from. You will own the procurement process, ensuring that it operates efficiently within the Group's procurement framework. You will use your expertise and knowledge to develop robust sourcing plans that account for risk and opportunities whilst delivering the best value for the company.

Principle Responsibilities: -

* Strong understanding about all materials used within the business
* Procure the business material requirements in line with the Group's sourcing plans
* Deal with group forecasting assumptions
* Identify potential supply issues
* Input into the development of the Procurement Improvement Plan
* Measure supplier performance against agreed criteria
* Work with NPD, Technical, Production & Planning ensuring process are followed for NPD launches
* Coach train and motivate direct reports
* Have an understanding of the principles of technical food risks

Person Specification: -

* MUST have worked within a Procurement / Buyer role within a food manufacturing company
* Excellent organisational and forecasting / planning skills
* Strong problem solver
* Be a high competent and efficient administrator
* Good technical knowledge

This is a full time permanent position paying up to £25,000 - £35,000 (DOE) p/a plus excellent company benefits.

To apply for the position of Buyer, then please forward your CV to Scott at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment agency based in Peterborough supplying permanent and contract personnel, from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally.

Between our team we have a wealth of experience and we operate in both the Permanent, Temporary and contract marketplace, covering the following areas:

Accounts, Administration, Bi-lingual, Call Centre, Customer Service, Design Engineers, Directors, Warehousing, Distribution, Engineering, Finance, Graduates, Human Resource, Insurance, IT, Legal, Logistics, PR, Media, Purchasing, Reception, Sales, Secretarial, PA, Telesales, Web Design