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Barnsley, South Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH31532

£22000.00 - £29000.00 per annum



Circa £25,000

Role Profile

A brilliant opportunity has arisen to join a thriving business as a Buyer. My client is looking for a proactive and driven individual who is going to make this role their own. It is suited to someone who can maintain long lasting relationships with suppliers and who is wanting to grow with this fantastic business! If you take initiative in everything you do and looking at making an impact into one of the leading FMCG businesses in Yorkshire then this is the right role.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining strong relationships with suppliers and ensuring OTIF
  • Strong understanding of system and improving processes
  • Forecasting trends, regularly ordering large products
  • Working cross functionally and communicating well
  • Proactively look at continuous improvement
  • Evaluate current Supply Chain and ensure smooth flow of materials

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Procurement experience in a previous Buyer role
  • Experience in making improvements and keeping consistency in products
  • Strong communication skills to speak with a range of suppliers

The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Previous experience working within FMCG
  • System experience, SAGE and Excel would be advantageous
  • The desire to grow and develop into a larger role


Our client is a rapidly growing business based in Barnsley. The company is looking for someone who is proactive and takes the initiative but who can work well in a busy environment.


Circa £25,000

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