International Buyer

Recruiter
Optima
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£25,000- £30,000
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Optima Plus Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced International buyer on behalf of a high growth organisation based in Stoke - on - Trent. Working as part of an design and manufactureleading establishment since the 1950's.

Duties and responsibilities:

Identifying new overseas sources whilst working closely with colleagues to ensure continuity of supply with existing UK suppliers.

Strong negotiation and communication skills.

Negotiating and managing overseas supplier.

To plan that purchases are made in the most cost effective way, whilst monitoring stocks without affecting sales.

Monitoring currency exchange rates and the effect this will have on purchases.

Travelling overseas to audit and negotiate with our foreign supply chain.

International buyer experience is essential for this role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking to work as part of a growing business. For additional information please contact Kirsty Robins