Junior Buyer

Recruiter
Premier Engineering
Location
Burton-on-Trent
Salary
£20,000 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Junior Buyer

TERM: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract

LOCATION: Burton on Trent

SALARY: £20,000 - £25,000 Per annum

A great opportunity has arisen for a Junior Buyer to join a leading manufacturing company. The Junior Buyer will be responsible for assisting in sourcing materials for projects, obtaining prices and lead times in line with project timescales.

Key responsibilities for the Junior Buyer will include:

  • Supporting the Purchasing team on developing and delivering category strategies
  • Developing and presenting the savings projects to key stakeholders for their own portfolio of spend and ensuring their timely delivery
  • Placing orders with nominated Suppliers
  • Expediting purchase orders on a daily basis to ensure that materials arrive on time for all projects
  • Reporting any late deliveries to the Purchasing Supervisor on a daily basis and assist in the resultant corrective measures
  • Manage Sub-Contract and transport activities effectively, nominating Suppliers, placing orders and expediting orders through all sub-contract processes
  • Promoting the company's profile, facilities and expertise at all opportunities

The Junior Buyer will possess the following skills/experience:

  • Previous Purchasing/procurement experience
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Working towards CIPS - Desirable
  • SAP/ ERP experience - Desirable

If you are interested in this Junior Buyer position then please apply with an up to date CV.

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