Junior Buyer

Recruiter
Pursuit Resources Group Ltd
Location
Braintree, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1152903011
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have at least 2 years' experience within Procurement/Buying? Are you ambitious, confident and adaptable? If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity with a successful, social and growing company - this is a great opportunity for you!

Pursuit Resources are currently recruiting for a Junior Buyer for our client, a well-established, successful and growing company within the construction industry. Joining a fun, relaxed and strong team-environment, our client is looking for a Junior Buyer to join their team due to expansion!

Working closely with the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for all Buying for the company, liaising and negotiating directly with suppliers. You will be confident, tenacious, and able to work in a busy environment! Our client is looking for someone with a team-player attitude, to help out in other areas of the business if required due to holiday/sickness, i.e. in the warehouse.

Some duties will include:
  • Managing multiple supplier accounts
  • Responsible for sourcing a range of items at the best prices for the business
  • Meeting with new suppliers
  • Managing stock levels
  • Purchasing administration
  • Negotiating prices with suppliers

Our client is looking for:
  • At least ideally 2 year's experience in a similar role
  • Construction background not essential but highly desirable
  • Confidence, drive and ambition!
  • Team player
  • Willingness to learn
  • Good organisational skills
  • Confident MS Office user

The Junior Buyer will have previous experience with placing orders, speaking to suppliers on a daily basis and ideally within a fast paced environment. Microsoft proficient, clear communication and a well organised candidate with the ability to work both within a team environment and autonomously.

This is a fantastic opportunity which offers long-term development and progression opportunities within the company, and free on site parking! Please note, you need to drive due to location.

If you feel you fit the requirements for this role and would like to discuss it in more detail please contact Courtney Bromfield on .

Pursuit Resources Group are an established recruitment agency based in Braintree, Essex. We recruit across many industry sectors within Essex, Herts, Suffolk, London and beyond. We cover both the permanent and the temporary recruitment market. For more details visit our website - www.pursuitgroup.co.uk or alternatively find us on social media under '@pursuitgroup'. To be notified of all the latest positions please follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

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