The Selection Partnership Ltd
From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
07 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client is part of a large corporation, is highly successful with manufacturing operations in a variety of countries including the UK. They supply products into a host of industries including Aerospace, Water Treatment, Foundry, Construction and the Surface Coating sector. They are currently looking to recruit a Buyer to join their Purchasing Team. You will have a background in purchasing gained ideally within a manufacturing environment. You will undertake a wide range of tasks from commodity negotiations through to managing in-directs. You will be flexible and will take a proactive approach in reviewing current systems and procedures, making recommendations, which will afford you the opportunity to develop and improve processes and reporting. The role also demands some management of European suppliers and you will be expected to co-ordinate supplier performance metrics. Co-ordination of shipping and exports from the Far East, particularly China is also required, as is liaison with Head Office. This role will suit someone looking a company that can for career development and training. Support for CIPS qualifications will be provided if required, for the right person. This job was originally posted as