Buyer (3-6 Months Temp Contract)
£20,000 - £25,000
Due to an increase in projects and company growth, Jackson Hogg is delighted to be supporting a North East based manufacturer on the appointment of a Buyer to join the busy procurement function.
On joining the business, this position will be supporting the Procurement Manager with all transactional purchasing activities of the business. You will be responsible sourcing goods and materials from domestic and international suppliers, negotiating costs, terms and service levels agreements and processing orders through the MRP system as well as building supplier relationships in order to meet the fast-paced demands of the business as well as to meet business objectives and deadlines.
Desirable Skills & Experience
* Proven experience within a buyer or purchasing assistant position, ideally within a fast-paced manufacturing environment
* Experienced with MRP or P2P systems such as SAGE or SAP
* CIPS Qualified (advantageous but not essential)
* Strong and resilient work ethic with the ability to work effectively under pressure and to deadlines
For more information, please get in touch with Skye Madden