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Consortium Professional Recruitment Ltd



£27000 - £30000/annum


Posted: 21/01/2023

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Consortium are pleased to be representing a highly successful business within a good commutable distance from Hull and the surrounding areas. The company have benefitted from an incredible period of growth, and show no signs of slowing down. Due to an internal promotion, they are now looking to recruit an additional Buyer to enhance their team.

About the role

As the Buyer, your duties will include but not be limited to:

Ensuring the supply chain is able to support production requirements
Managing supplier relationships, identifying risks and assisting the purchasing manager in implementing processes for improvement
Ensuring supplies are delivered on time, to achieve production targets
Obtain and negotiate prices, placing purchase orders in line with business requirements, making sourcing decisions based on both cost, quality and lead time considerations
Work within the day to day operational business needs, as well as project led procurement
Source new products and suppliers in line with projects and NPD
Find new ways to reduce costs across the assigned categories
Resolve supply issues, implementing improvement plans and developing alternatives if necessary
Optimise the inventory, ensuring the business is operating efficiently and effectively
Ensuring PO's and invoices are issued correctly and all data is recorded accurately About the candidate

To be successful in the role, you will have the following attributes:

Previous experience within purchasing, preferably within a manufacturing, engineering or construction industry
Proven track record of cost saving and process improvement
Good negotiation skills
Extremely well organised, adaptable and experienced working in a fast-paced environment.
Experience of using MRP systems and strong MS Office applications experience The company are offering a salary up to £30,000 basic, plus a comprehensive package including:

Annual Bonus
Enhanced Pension
25 days holiday + bank holidays The company pride themselves on their culture and people are at the heart of when they do. If you want to feel valued and have a genuine opportunity to develop and enhance your career, then don't delay in sending your CV today!

Consortium Professional Recruitment Ltd are a professional level recruitment consultancy specialising in the delivery of high relevance recruitment services on behalf of our clients across the UK. We regularly receive large responses to our advertising which can make providing individual feedback to every applicant challenging. If you haven’t received a reply from us within 14 day of your application, we regret to say your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We have a policy of retaining your details for future vacancies unless you request otherwise

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