Buyer

Recruiter
Groomfield Recruitment Ltd
Location
Coventry, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1243276206
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer - Coventry - 6 Month Contract - CIPS Qualified

Groomfield Recruitment are looking for a Buyer to join a well known company in the Coventry area. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to add another string to their bow working within a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities:

- Manage the end to end supply chain relationships

- Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets

- Process purchase orders in line with final negotiations with selected suppliers

- Visit suppliers

- Negotiate contracts, improving prices and terms with suppliers

- Process and manage new purchase orders

- Monitor market trends, competitor strategies, market suppliers and evaluate areas

Skills required:

- Strong negotiation skills

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Analytical, numerically astute with strong proven problem solving abilities

- Keen attention to detail

- Highly skilled at building and maintaining effective and productive relationships

- Manufacturing background essential

Qualifications:

- Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) qualification

- Contracts management and Supplier experience

- Computer literate , to include advanced Excel Skills

MUST have Expediting experience

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