Category Buyer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Exeter, UK
16 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Category Buyer position for an international corporation based within the heart of Exeter.

Your new company

An exciting opportunity has come up in a well-established and reputable corporation in Exeter. They are looking for a Category Buyer to join their growing team in a permanent capacity. In principle, the role will be to ensure the smooth running of the supply chain.

Your new role

You will be well versed in procurement disciplines and your key activities will be:

  • Manage a portfolio of materials in order to ensure effective delivery and supplier management
  • Ensure compliance with respect to the internal policies & procedures
  • Identify cost saving opportunities Monitor and track supplier performance
  • Resolution of queries and issues

What you'll need to succeed

As a preference, you will possess a procurement qualification eg CIPS and possess an understanding of the electronics business. In addition, you will have the following;

  • Effective communication, planning and organisation skills
  • Ability to manage and develop supplier relationships
  • Strong stakeholder management expertise

What you'll get in return

You will work for a reputable corporation and will receive an extremely competitive salary have flexible working hours and days and join a growing and successful company.

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