Buyer / Junior Buyer
"Electricity is really just organised lighting" - George Carlin
We're looking for an exceptional buyer to join the procurement team at one of our clients in Stafford. One of the leading specialist manufacturers of high-tech products in the region, our client combines leading production technologies and high level technical capabilities to offer a service covering the entire product life-cycle from design to manufacture.
Your job will be to work alongside the other purchasing professionals in the business to purchase materials inline with forecasted demand. This will involve analysis of the demand forecasting and placing orders in order to meet tight production schedules.
You will be responsible for maintaining the database of supplier pricings and ensuring that goods are always bought at the best price, following category cost saving strategies where applicable.
You will used to working an office environment and able to display a strong professional work ethic our client wants someone with a keen eye for detail.
You will bring your own ideas and initiative to the role offering ideas, new thinking and an entrepreneurial approach and can-do attitude.
You will have strong interpersonal skills; you'll be an able communicator and a strong team player. You'll be organised, efficient and self-motivated with strong administration and organisational skills.
Flexible starting salary depending on experience
Extensive career progression opportunities
Industry leading training and personal development support
If this sounds like a bit of you, then please get in touch, give me a call on 0115 947 0200 or send me your CV and salary expectations. Let's start the conversation and let's see if we can find you your dream move.
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