Our client is looking to recruit an experienced Buyer to join their purchasing team.
The successful applicant will need to demonstrate their experience and understanding of a range of buying functions including the purchasing of direct, indirect and consumable materials.
The role is varied and busy and you will need to be both confident and familiar working within a fast paced commercial environment.
Daily management of supplier relationships is key to the success of this role as is the ability to research and negotiate with new clients to meet the cost demands of the business. Working with suppliers to ensure performance and quality standards are met and managing the resolution of invoice queries are also key responsibilities.
Due to the high demands of this role and varied job responsibilities the ability to problem solve and corrective action plan are essential. Strong communication style and influencing skills with excellent computer literacy will also need to be demonstrated at Interview.
The successful candidate will be qualified at degree level or equivalent and a Chartered Member of CIPS is desirable. The successful candidate will also have experience within a similar role.
Office Angels is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.