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Buyer

Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, Staffordshire
Industry:
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH6327
Contact Name: Nicola Killen
Contact Email: nicolakillen@castuk.com
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description


Role Profile:
Our client a leading mobile phone distributer are looking for a buyer to join their team, assisting in the construction of range plans, liaising and negotiating with external suppliers to maximise pricing benefit.

Responsibilities:

  • Own the business relationship with specified suppliers, ensuring excellent working relationships, clear day-to-day communication and effective escalation of issues where necessary
  • Building range and marketing plans, including new product launches and life-cycling of existing products
  • Negotiate best possible pricing, marketing funding and commercial terms
  • To regularly monitor and review stock levels and adjust as appropriate
  • To consistently negotiate price and services
  • To identify cost savings across the company
  • Purchase ledger management
  • Purchase ledger processing
  • Maintain stock levels
  • To make recommendations for re-order
  • To negotiate lease/purchase of office and factory equipment


Skills and Experience:

  • To be considered for the role of Buyer you will be a methodical, logical, self-motivated, tough minded individual. You will use good judgement and have a track record of being a skilled negotiator. You will have experience using Microsoft Office (particularly Excel),commercially focused with the ability to analyse statistics and spot trends


Client information

  • Our client is leading mobile phone distributer.