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Junior Buyer

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorFMCG - Non Food, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other, Pharmaceutical & Biotech
LocationsWest Yorkshire, Yorkshire & Humber
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs, Supply Chain Jobs
Date Posted08 August 2018

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To ensure that all goods and services are procured efficiently, to specification, within budget and timeframe. The Buyer will be responsible for improving procurement processes, managing supplier relationships and ensuring delivery of the right products at the right prices.

Client Details

"Our vision is creating life’s turning points, together. We aim to do this with innovative prosthetic, orthotic and assistive technology products and services at affordable prices."


  • Support production by ensuring all materials are available when required whilst meeting group inventory targets
  • Manage and drive improvement in the MRP process to reduce process administration time
  • Drive ERP system improvements to improve the efficiency of the procurement team
  • Work closely with Production to deliver improved business performance
  • Manage supplier relationships to improve supplier performance and ensure we become preferred customer
  • Source new products and tender existing products to ensure best value for money procurement at all times
  • Maintain supplier price lists and resolve invoice queries in a timely manner
  • Report and issue supplier metrics on spend, delivery performance and quality performance, and ensure these are used to drive improved performance
  • Maintain a strong customer focus at all times
  • Provide support to other team members as and when required


  • Some purchasing experience, ideally in manufacturing environment
  • Excellent commercial awareness, with good financial understanding
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills, strength to drive change
  • Be able to multitask
  • Be able to use computer applications effectively, especially ERP and Excel
  • Efficiently communicate both verbally and in written form
  • Excellent project, planning, change and time management capabilities

Job Offer

This is a fantastic opportunity to begin your procurement career with a market leading business.

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