Yolk Recruitment Ltd
Bridgwater, UK
Closing date
11 Feb 2021

Job Details


£25,000 - £30,000 per annum plus benefits



Would you like to be part of an accelerating and award-winning business in 2021? Do you have proven experience as a Buyer or Buying Assistant? Do you have previous experience working within a procurement team? If so this opportunity could be perfect for you. Reporting directly to the Production Director your role as Buyer will involve performing a wide range of activities including representing the company through contract negotiation and formulating policies with suppliers.

As Buyer you will be...
  • Maintaining records of goods ordered and received.
  • Locating vendors of materials, equipment or supplies, and interview them in order to determine product availability and terms of sales.
  • Preparing and processing requisitions and purchase orders for supplies and equipment.
  • Controlling purchasing department budgets.
  • Interviewing and hiring staff, oversee training.
  • Analysing market and delivery systems in order to assess present and future material availability.
  • Develop and implement purchasing and contact management instructions, policies, and procedures.
  • Participate in the development of specifications for equipment, products or substitute materials.
  • Prepare reports for managers meeting.
  • Administer on line purchasing systems.

The experience and behaviours you'll bring to the team will include....
  • Proven experience of working on an MRP system or equivalent ordering systems
  • Strong desire to succeed and enhance your skill set
  • Previous experience within a Buyer or Procurement role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literate

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