Location Derby
Job Type Permanent
Salary £40000 - 47000 per year bonus + 25 days holiday + pension + healthcare + life assurance + up to 2 days flexible working
Contact Christian Addison
Call 07787 289 367
Reference 0106 CA


40-47K + bonus + 25 days holiday + pension + healthcare + life assurance + up to 2 days flexible working

The Company

This is an excellent opportunity to work with one of the biggest names in UK manufacturing. With a global reputation for product quality and innovation the business continues to invest heavily in both the business and most importantly it’s employees. 2024 is proving to be another strong growth year for the business, as a result they are looking to add another buyer to their procurement team.

The Role

As a Buyer you will be responsible for the following;

  • Working within a highly experienced procurement team of 5
  • Price and contract negotiations for key goods and services.
  • Procurement of goods and supplies on a day to day basis.
  • Research and evaluate areas of opportunity to improve quality, delivery, and cost.
  • Working alongside all department with continuous improvement mentality, developing ideas and strategies to improve operational efficiency.
  • Supplier resourcing of key critical production spares and consumables.
  • Management of supplier relationships
  • Creating and self-management of KPIs.
  • Utilising the Oracle system

The Candidate

The ideal Buyer will have:

  • Experience working as a buyer, purchasing, or procurement capacity for a manufacturing business.
  • The ability to communicate with various suppliers, shop floor employees and multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ideally holding or studying for a CIPS membership.

The Benefits

The successful Buyer can expect a full induction, full training as well as excellent on-going development. The business actively encourages further education and progression with within and has a great track record of internal promotion. You can also expect excellent benefits and strong long-term earning potential.

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