Robert Walters
£20000 - £27000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent benefits
01 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A worldwide leading packaging manufacturer are looking to recruit a Buyer for their head offices based in the Greater Manchester area. The organisation specialise in manufacturing a number of packaging solutions / designs across pharmaceutical, food, chemical, automotive etc. and are looking for candidate with experience within the Print, Packaging and Raw Material backgrounds. About the Buyer Role: Analyse customer manufacturing requirements from existing orders in order to assist with the organisations planning function To develop supplier base in order to maximise service for lowest cost in line with KPI requirements Generated and maintain the effective streamline processes for all automated MRP / ERP systems to maximise efficiency across the location Collating data for KPI's on supplier delivery performances Support projects across all levels Liaise with the Procurement Manager & Head of Procurement to ensure the organisations strategy reflects that of the company Liaising with suppliers to ensure the objectives of the organisation are met To be considered for this role you must be able to demonstrate the following skills: Degree educated, CIPS or relevant work experience Experience within a Manufacturing, FMCG or Packaging industry is essential Procurement experience within a Buyer role is required At least 3 years working within a Procurement environment is essential IT literate and good numerical / analytical understanding with ERP systems knowledge Strong stakeholder & supplier management Offering a salary between £20,000 to £27,000 10% Bonus this is an excellent opportunity for a procurement professional / Buyer to work with a well established Packaging solutions organisation based in the Greater Manchester area. Apply below or to find out more about the Buyer job contact Ryan Keane on or call 44161240 7484 quoting the reference 2513600 This job was originally posted as