Position: Buyer (6 month FTC)
Salary: circa £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Do you have buying or procurement experience from a high-end manufacturing or oil and gas-based background? Have you got a track record in the procurement of a large variety if commodities including raw materials, electronics and power supplies? If you have these experience plus strong negotiation skills and the ability to manage bids and tenders, this could be the role for you.
With a global client base, this client is looking for someone to join them asap initially based on a 6-month FTC. Working as part of a team with worldwide supplier and vendor reach, your role will be varied. Essential duties in the role will include:
- Account management of key contractors
- Sourcing of new vendors
- Resolving conflicts concerning materials or services
- Analysis of vendors performance and costing etc
- Procuring varied items, ensuring purchase orders are created, ensuring delivery of components within lead time and budget
- Bid and proposal support
You will be detail focussed, results driven and tenacious, able to hit the ground running. SAP experience is desired.
Ideally you will be CIPS qualified, however solid experience without is considered.
Interested in more information? Send your CV to Jackie MacGregor via the 'apply now' button to be considered.