Buyer (6 month contract)

Arlington Moore Search & Selection Ltd
Kingston Upon Hull
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Buyer / Purchaser (6 month contract for maternity cover), Hull, salary circa £19,000 (pro rata).

Arlington Moore Recruitment is recruiting for our client who is a leading organisation based in Hull. They are looking to appoint an Buyer / Purchaser on a 6 month contract to cover maternity leave.

Responsibilities for the Buyer / Purchaser include;

* Undertaking sourcing of materials, obtaining competitive prices, checking availability and evaluating quality information
* Preparing orders for materials or services required directly for jobs ensuring that price, specification and quality are in accordance with tender and client requirements ensuring company procedures are maintained
* Liaising with suppliers in connection with all aspects of the procurement process including monitoring supplier performance ensuring approved suppliers provide the highest level of service
* Identifying new suppliers, agree terms and negotiate supply agreements where appropriate, including discounts and volume rebates

Successful Buyer / Purchaser applicants will have experience within a similar role. You will also have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

This role has been advertised by Arlington Moore Supply Chain which is a division of Arlington Moore. Arlington Moore has been established since 2006 recruiting throughout the UK.

Please note that we will try to respond to you, however if you have not heard from us within 14 days then you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note that all applications are treated confidentially and on no occasion will we pass your CV on to a third party without speaking with you.

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