Buyer

2 days left

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Lincoln
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Expires
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LOCATION: Skegness
JOB TITLE Buyer
SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP20,000 - GBP25,000 - Depending on experience
WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday, - Full Time

THE COMPANY: We are pleased to be working with a very well established company that has been providing critical garment services within the UK for over 30 years, but has been established for over 100 years starting as a steam laundry.
The company is a market leader in the provision of clean garments to the food processing and manufacturing industries, and also offers consumables and PPE services, and they are a large supplier to the pharmaceuticals industry.

THE ROLE: Based in Skegness our client is looking to recruit an experienced Buyer to join the team. Reporting to the Supply Chain and Logistics Manager you will be responsible for co-ordinating the supply of non-textile products as per the business needs. You will maintain the supplier control systems and liaise with internal departments on their purchasing requirements.
Key Duties:
Regular review of stock levels and demand to create purchase requirements.
Generate PO's and place with suppliers
Regular monitoring of performance against requested lead times with expedition as required.
Co-ordinate all paperwork necessary for shipping.
Sourcing of new products to a spec liaising with R&D.
Maintain Supplier Control System
Co-ordinating customer complaints relating to supplier issues.
Supplier Audits, Supplier Visits and Container Orders

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will need to have great team moral and a positive can do attitude. You will have previous experience with suppliers, stock management and forecasting. You will be highly organised with a commitment to deliver a high quality service to customers.

Key skills and attributes for the Buyer position based in Skegness:
Experience with suppliers, stock management and forecasting
Good IT skills in the use of Microsoft office products
Good relationship building skills
Ability to analytically review data
Full UK driving licence
Relevant professional qualifications and CIPS membership - Desirable

Are you the Buyer we are looking for? If yes then please hit the apply now button.
You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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