Associate Buyer

Recruiter
Cvwow.com
Location
Southampton
Salary
£18000 - £20000 Per Annum £18,000 - £20,000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced within Purchasing or Logistics and are looking to take on a new challenge? If so, they are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!Our clients company, offers a singular focus on providing specialty chemistry programs and related services for upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas operations. Through onsite problem solving and the application of innovative technologies, they deliver sustainable solutions to overcome complex challenges in the world`s toughest energy frontiers. Together they`re taking energy further.Associate Buyer Responsibilities:This is a junior position in which the successful candidate will assist the Manufacturing Planner to ensure goods and services are procured at the right price, at the right time, quantities & specification, to the right place, in line with customer requirements. Your responsibilities will also include:• Placing, chasing, expediting, cancelling and deferring purchase orders to ensure a high level of service delivery to internal Nalco Champion customers.• Maintaining product price where necessary and notifying the relevant department of any changes when the confirmation is received. • Maintaining administration systems within the buying function including, Purchase Requisitions, Purchase Orders.• Accumulating and analysing reports using computer based programs to drive the operational and management aspects of the role.• Liaising with internal departments where necessary to ensure customer needs are understood and addressed.• Obtaining and maintaining a high level of SAP skills.• Maintaining a suite of procedures and workplace instructions in support of job description, departmental, and organisational goals.• Liaising with Finance Department and external suppliers to validate product supply invoice queries where applicable.• Performing job function in accordance with Nalco Champion QHSE policies and procedures.The ideal Associate Buyer:To be successful for this Associate Buyer position, you will be educated to GCSE standard with minimum level of A-C in Maths and English or equivalent. You will also possess a strong background within purchasing or logistics and have excellent communication skills, with a high attention to detail.If you are looking for your next challenge as a n Associate Buyer, then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.