Junior Buyer

Our client, an innovative and specialised organisation, currently have an exciting opportunity for an analytical and friendly candidate to take up the position of buyer. As Buyer you will have the responsibility to manage the procurement and supply of technical components and materials.

The role
• Ensure technical components and materials are available and maintain the right balance across MOQ, cost and inventory
• Develop partnerships with suppliers creating an environment that is proactive and collaborative to lower costs of activities
• Develop and maintain industry knowledge
• Contribute to the success and punctual launch of new products
• Identify improvement opportunities of suppliers
The ideal candidate
• Strong negotiation and communication skills
• Familiarity of MRP
• Excellent analytical ability
• Understanding of procurement techniques
• Possess or studying towards CIPS qualification (desirable not essential)
• 2 years’ experience of a purchasing role is desirable

The benefits
• A generous salary of £26-30,000
• Flexible working
• Pension with company contribution of 5%

• Income protection scheme
• Working for a great organisation, with a welcoming and friendly team
Please note, only suitable candidates will be contacted. To apply for this position please submit your CV via this website. For further information or just a friendly chat please contact Max at our Oxford office.

Job Summary

Job Title Junior Buyer
Location Oxon
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30k
Last Updated 31/05/2019
Reference SF45558
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