Commodity Buyer

Recruiter
NRL Ltd
Location
Glasgow
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NRL’s manufacturing client based on the outskirts of Glasgow, have an exciting opportunity in Procurement and are looking for a Commodity Buyer within this area – on a permanent basis. Your remit will be to identify, introduce and develop new suppliers and commodity strategies. About the role: - You will proactively foster the spirit of continuous improvement and teamwork and continue to develop closer working relationships with management and staff in other key functions. By using supplier relationships and commercial management skills, you will optimise supplier performance and results. You will be involved in housekeeping of records in our manufacturing computer system and from time to time you will be required to represent procurement in a variety of ad-hoc projects. - Your key skills will be in category/commodity management and negotiation as well as numeracy, planning, and time management. You will be comfortable working to tight and competing deadlines and demonstrate confidence in dealing with all suppliers. - You will be a confident self-starter with excellent communication, and influencing skills. You will have excellent computer literacy such as excel and previous knowledge of Enterprise Resource Systems such as JD Edwards, Oracle or SAP. What you will need? - Previous experience within a Procurement/Buying position – preferably within a manufacturing environment - Systems knowledge & experience of JD Edwards, Oracle or SAP - Excellent computer literacy What’s in it for you? - Attractive salary dependant on experience - Join a thriving business – a pleasure to work with - Competitive company benefits package

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