Buyer, Warwickshire

Job Summary

Reference: 123103186
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Warwickshire
Salary: 34000 - 38000 per annum
Date Posted: 11/22/2016

Job Description


Warwickshire, West Midlands

30,000-40,000pa plus benefits package

This is a truly unique purchasing opportunity. In this role you will have the opportunity to lead projects with spend values between 50,000-170m. If you are a dynamic motivated self starter then this could be the opportunity for you which offers career development. My client is looking to add an additional buyer to their very successful purchasing team. In this role you will be responsible for the procurement of materials and equipment, in which you must adhere to tight deadlines and must be able to handle to the pressure of working valuable projects.

Ideally your experience should come from a process driven industry such as Manufacturing, Engineering, Oil and Gas, Food or FMCG.

Key Responsibilities

Make impactful savings against company budget

Partake and lead procurement projects with high value and strict deadlines

Manage a database of suppliers Look to source for alternative and new suppliers

Run tender processes with current supply base and new suppliers

Work closely with engineering to ensure purchases are ordered to specification

Travel to meet suppliers

Key Skills and Attributes

Degree Qualified

CIPS Qualification is desirable however will also consider candidates who are looking to study for the qualification

Purchasing experience in a process driven industry

Strong stakeholder engagement skills

Flexible Be prepared to work hard in a rewarding environment

Self Motivated- To able to manage your own workload to the strict deadlines and achieve objectives

Desire to learn and develop your career

The ability to work within a team

For more information or to apply please click "Apply" above or get in touch with Chris Jackson at Procurement People Recruitment