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Dewsbury, West Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH25504


Strategic Buyer

Role Profile
Cast UK are looking to recruit a Buyer for a brilliant company based in Dewsbury.
This role is a strategic Purchasing opportunity which will suit a driven and enthusiastic individual who has tangible cost saving experience and experience within supplier management.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Working autonomously on projects creating group wide cost savings
  • Responsible for a range of categories including Indirect
  • Sourcing new suppliers and maintaining excellent relationships with current suppliers
  • Agreeing commercial terms and long term contracts / agreements
  • Leading tendor processes for the company and ensuring best price is also achieved
  • Delivering cost savings to the business through appropriate procurement strategies
  • Excellent relationships with both internal and external stakeholders

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have

  • Purchasing experience and proven implementation in cost strategies
  • Track record of working strategically with suppliers to deliver cost savings added value or supply chain efficiencies
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience with supplier management
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Proven interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Excel and MRP system

Our client is a successful business based in Dewsbury.

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board.

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