Job Title: Buyer

Location: Irlam

Salary: £32,000 to £34,000

Hours : Monday to Friday 37.5hrs


Role Responsibility:

An opportunity has arisen to recruit a Buyer into their Supply Chain Team.

This is an exciting time to join the business as they go through an intensive period of transformation and there is the potential to make a real impact within this well-respected company.

The Candidate

·         An experienced buyer with extensive knowledge of purchasing preferably in a FMCG manufacturing environment.

·         Highly motivated individual that understands and works towards company objectives.

·         Proven ability to communicate effectively across all areas and levels of the business.

·         Excellent time management and organisational skills.

·         Able to work to strict deadlines and work under pressure.

·         Previous man-management experience preferred.

·         Strong IT skills required across multiple systems and software.

MRP Experience (Good proficiency with Excel).

·         Able to demonstrate continuous improvement through purchasing processes.

·         Broad knowledge of suppliers, components, packaging and raw materials within the personal care, cosmetic and household sector preferred.

·         Proven history of successful supplier negotiation.


The Role

·         Supplier Rationalisation

·         Maintaining / Developing Supplier Relationships

·         Identifying New Suppliers Within the Marketplace

·         Working Toward Cost Saving Objectives by Active Negotiation with Suppliers

·         Supply chain risk mitigation through stock holding/supply agreements, contracts and duel sourcing arrangements

·         Pricing availability for customer quotations

·         Maintaining key procurement & supply chain parameters & raising purchase orders utilising a new ERP system.

·         Point of escalation for supplier related issues

  • Rate: £32k - 34k per year
  • Location: Irlam, Greater Manchester, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: PROMAN
  • Tel: 0161 748 8610
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: JOB-00112625
  • Posted: 2022-04-26 16:36:42 -

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