Buyer

Recruiter
Switch Jobs Limited
Location
Sutton Coldfield
Salary
£10 per hour
Posted
23 Mar 2019
Closes
08 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
This established company in Sutton Coldfield is now looking to appoint a Buyer to join their busy team. This is a critical role ensuring the smooth-running of the supply chain, through active supplier relationship management.

The Role:

The Buyer has a critical role in ensuring the smooth running of the Supply Chain, through active supplier relationship management, whilst delivering on cost savings to the business.

Key Responsibilities:

    Manage a portfolio of materials, ensuring on time delivery and active supplier relationship management Monitoring supplier performance and resolving and escalating queries where necessary Undertake and maintain market analysis and benchmarking to validate current costs and identify opportunities Working closely with the wider procurement team within to assist with cost saving initiativesOperate and be accountable for the given product portfolio To ensure compliance with Company Procurement Policies
  • Identify cost saving opportunities within the market through spend analysis
  • To promote an environmentally protective and H&S conscious work environment
  • Stores and stock management
  • Line management for the Purchasing and Stores team
The candidate:

  • Highly IT Literate (SAP experience preferable)
  • Strong planning and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to manage a demanding workload effectively
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good communicator able to build and maintain supplier relationships
Additional information:

  • 37.5 hours Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
  • Salary £10.00 an hour
  • Good office location and free parking
  • Working for an established and expanding business
Send your CV for an immediate interview!


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/85808446

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