Our client our market leaders within their industry, manufacturing and supplying consumer goods for the wholesale retail industry. Now seeking a Buyer to join the team!
This is an exciting, varied role whereby the Buyer will take responsibility for purchasing goods in line with forecasts, customer demand and optimum stock holding levels.
Direct procurement including the purchase of bought-in products
Indirect procurement including the purchase of transport, energy services and facilities
Negotiate on the purchase of products and services including price, volume and lead times
Review orders, expedite where necessary and update relevant customers both internally and externally
Research, conduct market analysis and present new product ranges to managers
Maintain the system with accurate product data and ensure all orders are listed
Create and maintain supplier files, price lists, delivery records and supplier performance reviews
Ensure all suppliers are compliant in regards to BRC and quality
Resolve and where necessary escalate any quality, service or pricing queries
Attend trade fairs as requested both UK and internationally
As a Buyer you will be able to demonstrate: