Buyer

West Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH22385

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

Buyer
West Yorkshire
£30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

Role Profile
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a global manufacturing business based in West Yorkshire as a Buyer. My client is looking for a strong negotiator who has proven cost savings. This is a great opportunity for someone to progress within a company and make a real impact on the Supply Chain.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Issuing RFQs to suppliers and negotiating pricing and commercial terms
  • Raising purchase orders for direct materials
  • Expediting deliveries to ensure OTIF
  • Managing ongoing supplier performance
  • Delivering savings and supply chain efficiencies through effective negotiation and procurement
  • Identifying new suppliers to maximise quality and minimise costs



Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Procurement experience in a previous Buyer role
  • Proven negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Strong stakeholder management and change management skills



The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Knowledge / understanding of SAP
  • MCIPS or part CIPS qualification



Client
Our client is a leading manufacturing business based in West Yorkshire. The company is going through an exciting period of growth and change and so it is an excellent time to join the team as new processes and systems are developed.

Remuneration
£30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.

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