Buyer

Recruiter
SF Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is currently recruiting for an experienced Buyer to join their prestigious team in Birmingham. We are looking for a candidate who has previous buying experience and is looking to develop and enhance their career, within a market-leading company.

The Candidate:
You will be providing a professional and dedicated procurement service, working closely with the Company's biggest and most prestigious customers.

Responsibilities will include:

  • You will support the development of the local supplier base, to deliver maximum service for lowest cost
  • Dealing with queries in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Sourcing and negotiating with new and existing suppliers
  • Supporting tenders and product queries
  • Identifying potential customers from suppliers
  • Supporting administration activities

You will possess excellent negotiation and influencing skills, being commercially aware with a positive 'can do' attitude. You will be results oriented and customer focused with the ability to build good relations. Ideally you will have some previous packaging experience.