Buyer

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
Brackla
Posted
11 Jul 2018
Closes
16 Aug 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer
C11435/900
South Wales
£27,000-£30,000 Depending on Experience + plus excellent benefits

This leading manufacturer are looking to add a Buyer to work alongside another buyer and underneath a Senior Buyer in their purchasing team. As a Buyer you will play a pivotal role in the timely and effective procurement of direct and indirect goods and services from both UK and overseas. This position will help in driving the business forward and helping them meet the needs of their ever-growing customer base. They aim to continue this period of ongoing strategic growth and this would be an excellent time to join the company for a long and successful career.

Duties:
*Responsible for developing and delivering continuous improvements in the supply base to enable the company to function efficiently with optimum cash flow.
*Negotiate cost effective supply contracts.
*Monitor risks and opportunities in the market and the factors which may affect sourcing options and price.
*Work closely with production planning and sales to understand current demand and communicate effectively to suppliers in the form of material forecast.
Experience:
*Previous experience as a Buyer within manufacturing
*Strong Negotiation skills
*Proven success with identifying and implementing cost saving initiatives
*Experienced in identifying and approving of new suppliers
*Experience of quality audits, materials specifications and credit checks

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by sending your CV directly to

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for professionals throughout the UK. If you are looking for work then we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our experienced consultants.

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