Buyer

Recruiter
Reed Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Andover
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working alongside the Purchasing Manager for a large distirbutor in Hampshire you will be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and purchasing products whilst monitoring stock level to ensure their availability. 

This role would suit an individual who has Purchasing and / or Supply Chain experience. 

For further information please contact me: Hayley.Hockham@reedglobal.com

- Build up a good working relationship with suppliers to improve efficiencies and improve OTIF 
- Maintain stock levels across multiple locations
- Analyse and identify supply chain and supplier performance improvements
- Review market trends to understand shortages and pricing opportunities of products being sourced
- Negotiate with suppliers to obtain the best price
- Ensure on time supply of product to fulfill deliveries
- Drive to improve forecasting
- Report on monthly KPIs 

Excellent communication skills
Ability to influence
Self driven and results orientated
Strong ability to plan and organise

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