Elevation Recruitment Group
£30000 - £32000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are currently recruiting an experienced Buyer to work for a successful materials processing business, based near Matlock. My client is part of a Global group, founded on centuries of industry experience. The incumbent will join an experienced team of four buyers however this role will be part of a new business project therefore it requires a confident procurement professional who is seeking a new challenge. You will be responsible for sourcing and developing a supplier portfolio from scratch, negotiating costs, formulating contracts and supplier conformance. The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in the plastics recycling industry with a strong network of suppliers in this sector. We are looking for a professional who can demonstrate excellent communication skills in order to build relationships with suppliers and key stakeholders. It is crucial that the right candidate can demonstrate the ability to identify cost down opportunities and the drive to continually improve processes and strategies. Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates with the following skills and experiences: - Minimum 5 years Procurement experience, ideally within the plastics recycling industry - Experience of MRP and Excel - Excellent supplier management skills - Ability to demonstrate significant negotiation and cost skills Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment focusing on purchasing, sourcing, and full supply chain control and management positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would like to hear from you. Please visit our website at for more information This job was originally posted as