Buyer

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Knaresborough, North Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH32281

£30000 - £35000 per annum

Buyer
Knaresborough
£30,000 to £35,000

Role Profile

Our client is a rapidly expanding business in Knaresborough looking to recruit a Buyer to join their existing team. This is a fantastic chance to join a business on an exciting journey and represents a great opportunity for the right candidate to develop their procurement career.

Key responsibilities for this Buyer role include:

  • Conducting appropriate market research to analyse currently available products on the market
  • Identifying and developing new supply sources in the Far East and Europe
  • Regularly travelling to the Far East and Europe to conduct sourcing trips
  • Negotiating pricing and commercial terms with suppliers
  • Leading on new product development process and NPI
  • Ensuring all necessary quality and safety standards are being met through appropriate certification etc.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Proven experience in a previous procurement or buying role
  • Experience buying steel, electronics and/or plastic injection mouldings
  • Previous experience of buying from the Far East, ideally with previous experience of travel to China (although this is not essential)
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills
  • Motivation, drive and ambition, with a passion for developing their procurement career in a growing organisation

Client information

A rapidly expanding business in Knaresborough looking to recruit a Buyer

Remuneration

£30,000 - £35,000

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