Buyer

Buyer
Working for an independent local company. You will be joining a well-established business and used to working in a fast paced environment. It’s a friendly, supportive office with great benefits and free parking!
The role will suit either someone looking to develop their career in purchasing or an experienced individual looking to take the next step in their career.

About the role
• You will be responsible for a portfolio of suppliers ensuring they deliver on cost, quantity and delivery
• You’ll monitor stock levels, negotiate prices, create supplier contracts and hold regular supplier meetings
• You’ll look at forecasting, margins, purchase orders and cost and selling prices
• You’ll also be responsible for keeping all data up to date, working in Excel to calculate increases and review reports

About you
• You will have some experience of purchasing or procurement, ideally in a product oriented environment
• Ability to hit the ground running, be self-motivated with a positive attitude
• You must have excellent analytical skills and all the IT skills from Excel to Word to Outlook
• You will be used to working on CRM systems
• You must have GCSE Maths and English “C” or above (or equivalent)
• You must be able to take total accountability for your role

Salary & Benefits
Salary up to £30k dependent on experience
25 days’ hols after 6 months
Great opportunities for progression

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Job Summary

Job Title Buyer
Location Welwyn Garden City
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30k
Last Updated 22/03/2019
Reference SF44484
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