Senior Print Buyer

Jobwise plc
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A rapidly expanding, national, family run company with fantastic progression opportunities available are looking for an additional Senior Print Buyer on a permanent basis paying up to £35,000 with an extensive, flexible benefits package.

About The Role:
• Liaising with external suppliers for outsourced print services
• Manage effectively daily enquiries and orders in accordance to customer SLAs
• Produce clear and timely purchase specifications & instructions to suppliers
• Ensure the Vendor Management System is kept up to date
• Use creative & imaginative ideas for waste reduction and savings
• Record all pricing information in Excel
• Ensure each order placed is delivered; On time, in budget, and to the required quality/specification
• Identify, build and manage a specialist network of 'best in class' suppliers
• Ensure supplier appraisals are performed & recorded
• Managing supplier performance
• Negotiates with suppliers to achieve best value within quality & price
• Handling supplier issues including quality and late deliveries
• Advising account management on most suitable suppliers for each job

Essential Skills & Experience
• Previous experience within a similar role - Buyer or similar
• Experience of Print purchasing or buying
• Have a working knowledge and understanding of the MIS systems, tools and calculators
• Commercial awareness & focus
• Print & Print related Services background

About The Benefits
• Salary up to £35,000
• Full time hours 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday
• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
• Full induction and training offered
• Ability to buy up too a weeks additional holiday
• Life insurance cover
• Cycle scheme
• Childcare vouchers

To Apply
If this sounds like a role you will LOVE, please send your CV

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