Buyer

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Blackburn, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH16533

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum


Buyer
Blackburn
£25,000 - £30,000

Role Profile
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a growing team at a global manufacturing business based in Blackburn as a Buyer.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Negotiating pricing and commercial terms with global suppliers
  • Purchasing raw materials, metal components, and plastics
  • Expediting deliveries to ensure OTIF
  • Managing ongoing supplier performance and keeping excellent relationships with strong communication skills
  • Delivering cost savings through effective negotiation and procurement
  • Identifying new suppliers to maximise quality and minimise costs



Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Min. 2 years' procurement experience in a previous Buyer role
  • Previous experience within a manufacturing industry
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • Strong Excel skills



The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Previous experience working in a project based environment
  • Knowledge / understanding of quality systems
  • Part CIPS qualification



Client
Our client is a leading manufacturing business based in Blackburn. The company is going through an exciting period of growth and change and has recent had its best month ever. It is an excellent time to join the team as it grows and develops.

Remuneration

£25,000 - £30,000

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