Senior Buyer

Reed Procurement & Supply Chain
14 Apr 2018
17 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Procurement & Supply Chain are currently recruiting on behalf of a leading manufacturing business near Darlington, who are looking for a Senior Buyer to join the team.

The main duties and responsibilities of the role will include:

- Managing and developing the existing supply chain
- Developing savings strategies to meet targets
- Running continuous improvement projects with key suppliers
- Negotiating long term agreements with suppliers
- Monitoring supplier performance
- Implementing supplier development activities to improve performance
- Monitoring market trends and suppliers
- Implement and maintain departmental procedures for procurement
- Supplier assessment of new vendors
- Interrogation & data analysis from the MRP system
- Delivering monthly reports to the management team

The ideal candidate will be part of fully CIPS qualified with a solid level of buying experience within a manufacturing company. You will have strong negotiation skills and be extremely proactive and driven by cost savings.

To apply, please email your CV to

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