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Salary: £36k - 38k per year

Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 15 Jul 2021

Reference: 4995

Senior Buyer required on a full time, permanent basis in Leamington Spa, benefitting from a salary of £36,000 - £38,000 per annum depending on previous experience.

Our client, a large, well-established manufacturing company that specialises in the production and delivery of cooking appliances, interior furnishings, and accessories, based in Leamington Spa.

They are currently seeking a Senior Buyer to join their existing team on a permanent basis in Leamington Spa, offering a salary of £36,000-£38,000 per annum depending on previous experience.

As the Senior Buyer, you will join a growing procurement team, reporting directly to the Head of Supply Chain and working closely with other departments, the Senior Buyer will play a key role within the procurement team.

SENIOR BUYER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supporting the Procurement function in delivering the most effective procurement strategy
  • Managing relationships with suppliers and reporting supplier KPI’s
  • Liaising with suppliers to manage and expedite orders
  • Liaising heavily with various stakeholders - both internal and external to ensure the availability of materials for production
  • Sourcing of materials for production

We are interested to see the CVs of people who have experience with the following skills and attributes:

  • Have ERP/MRP knowledge and experience
  • Manufacturing or Engineering experience would be advantageous but not essential
  • Be self-motivated, determined and be driven to develop within procurement
  • Have strong attention to detail and be IT literate including Microsoft Excel
  • Be able to work to deadlines
  • CIPS would be advantageous but not essential
  • Have at least 3 year purchasing experience preferably within manufacturing

WORKING HOURS:


Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 16:00pm
Friday 7.00:am - 12:00am