Buyer

Crawley, West Sussex | Ref: BBBH20017

£21000.00 - £25000 per annum

Buyer

Crawley

£21,000 - £25,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Our client is an international Electronics Manufacturer whom are currently looking to add into their Procurement team. Looking for a dynamic individual with the soft skills required to negotiate prices with suppliers and generate requisitions, the successful candidate would join an established team whom are already growing and looking to grow the business even further. Working within an international company with a site just opened in China, Mandarin fluency would be an advantage but is not a must.

Opportunities

  • Lots of scope for internal promotion - many of the current team have worked their way up through the company.
  • Travel to China to visit the new site and meet suppliers.
  • Internal training for leadership positions.
  • Great position for a dynamic individual looking for a role in an expanding company to kick off a fruitful career.

Skills & Experience

Skills and personal qualities considered to be essential to the role are:

  • 2-3 years Purchasing experience with demonstrable savings achieved.
  • Negotiating skills - both over the phone and face to face.
  • Managing multiple orders at once - an extremely busy department.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Commercial Acumen.
  • CIPS qualified or studying towards preferable.

Personality

  • A hands-on attitude and 'no problem' approach.
  • Conscientious.
  • Thorough eye for detail.
  • Desire and ability to take responsibility.
  • Creative thinker.
  • Approachable, enthusiastic, likeable, team player.
  • Hungry and ambitious, driven by success and progression.

Client information

Our client is an international Electronics Manufacturer with sites in UK and China and a global supplier base.

Remuneration
£21,000 - £25,000 + Benefits

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