£25,000 - £25,500
Were an expanding Company and were going places. Were looking for a buyer with strong negotiation skills who can help us achieve our exciting growth plans. Were looking for a buyer who fully understands the complexity of buying in a manufacturing environment and who can help develop our systems and processes to meet the future needs of the company.The Accessory Category Buyers core responsibilities will include;• Carry out all procurement processes for this category of goods, covering stock control, inventory management and replenishment• Monitor sales and margin performance of the category and drive KPIs of, stock levels & margin • Develop new, and manage existing supplier relationships, costs, service and continuous improvement• Escalate and deal with critical supply chain issues• Identify and implement opportunities for cost savings • Build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholdersThe successful Buyer will have the following experience and skills;• Equipment buying experience is highly preferable, and an aptitude for understanding the technical features of our range• Experience of purchasing goods & services in the Indirects category• Experience of working in a fast paced manufacturing environment• High level of computer literacy, to include MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook and Access• Experience of using ERP systems, preferably Sage, and an understanding of different forecasting tools• Effective communication; leading complex negotiations with suppliers• Understanding of how terms and conditions for the supply of goods and services are negotiated and written• Be familiar with import processes & documentation for purchases from EU, Asia & USAExcellent Rewards: • Salary £25,000 to £28,500 dependent on experience• Permanent contract of employment• Companywide training programme to develop key skills• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays• Generous contributory pension scheme• Non-contributory private health care and critical illness cover• Life insurance at three times salary• Employee assistance programme• Staff purchase schemeApply today:Screening for successful candidates will commence immediately, so if you feel this could be your next role, then do not delay and apply NOW by using the apply button and upload your CV.
Posted 15 days ago