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Commodity Buyer

Industry SectorFMCG - Food & Drink, Manufacturing
Salary£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
LocationsCentral, Scotland
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted04 December 2018

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Permanent Commodity Buyer job in North Lanarkshire offering up to £30,000 per annum with a reputable company

Your new company

You will be working for a well-known organisation based in North Lanarkshire, with sites across the UK and globally, you will be joining an exciting organisation during a period of high productivity and growth. Focusing on providing technical products to a diverse market, they are a key leader in their market and consistently invest in research and development. With an emphasis on people, they commit to delivering excellent service by looking after customers and motivating their staff.

Your new role

Reporting into the Procurement Manager, you will work within the Supply Chain Department. As part of the procurement team, you will manage your own commodity groups, becoming an expert in your market and identifying areas to maximise cost savings. You will support the planning and placing of orders for raw materials and manage the end to end procurement process including sourcing and negotiations.

In addition, you will deal directly with suppliers and ensure that you are embedding commodity strategy in order to optimise supplier performance and results. You will engage with stakeholders across the business and foster good interdepartmental relationships. You will maintain systems and undertake general administration.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in this role, you will need good category / commodity management experience and be able to deal directly with suppliers. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to build lasting relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. You will be able to work to tight deadlines and be proactive in your approach. Ideally you will have ERP systems experience and have completed or be working towards your CIPS qualification.

What you'll get in return

You will be offered a salary between £25,000 - £30,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus. There is a competitive benefits package and the opportunity for long term development. You will be working for a global manufacturing organisation and work on exciting projects that will challenge you existing skill set.

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