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.
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.