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POSITION FILLED Buyer, Circa £26k + 1/4ly bonus + benefits - Hereford

Buyer – Circa £26k + 1/4ly bonus + benefits - Hereford

The world's leading innovator and manufacturer in their specialist sector - 100+ years of history and experience in the industry with the processes and know how allowing them to offer the industry's widest range of products - now seeking to recruit a commodity buyer, suiting those with ambition where prospects are outstanding within this site, and also within the parent group of companies.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES (in brief)

  • Lead sourcing exercises to develop and maintain a competitive supply base
  • Negotiate with suppliers to optimise cost, quality and delivery
  • Put in place robust commercial and contractual relationships with major services and suppliers
  • Implement and maintain appropriate KPIs to measure service/supplier performance
  • Work with production planning and others to ensure all services are carried out in accordance with the applicable company policies and SOX controls
  • Review and assess current and future services contracts
  • Issue, review and assess Requests for Quotations to potential suppliers
  • Ensure services are available to meet the needs of internal customers
  • Work with the Materials, Purchase & Contracts Managers to review and revise current department policies & procedures, including SOX Compliance

 

APPLICANT MINIUMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Ideally educated to degree level
  • Minimum 2-3 years previous buying experience/qualification within a fast paced environment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to represent the company in sometimes challenging environments
  • Results driven
  • Leadership potential, ambitious

 

PACKAGE:  Up to £26k (negotiable dependent upon experience), quarterly bonuses (in region of 10-12% per annum)  + pension scheme, life insurance, 37.5 hour week, 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays), share purchase scheme. Employer of choice with outstanding prospects.

How To Apply/Find Out More:  Applications in writing by sending a CV and covering letter on email to Nataile  - danep@danepartnership.co.uk No agencies please. We have a much more personal, hands on approach to our recruitment processes, maintaining rapid response to enquiries and open communications throughout.