Junior Buyer / Graduate Buyer

Mars Recruitment
High Wycombe
£25000 - £36000/annum training & benefits
10 Aug 2018
09 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Junior Buyer, Graduate Buyer, High Wycombe, £25,000pa - £36,000pa plus benefits:

Are you a Graduate Buyer or Junior Buyer with experience of working within a manufacturing or specialist engineering environment purchasing parts and components? Do you want to work for a company which is producing ground breaking scientific products? If so, we’re looking for someone like you to join our client.

Our client is a leading manufacturer of high technology products which are used by organisations around the world. Sat firmly in the FTSE 250, this exciting business is looking for a Graduate Buyer or Junior Buyer to join a talented purchasing function. Within this role, the Graduate Buyer or Junior Buyer to purchase goods, parts and services to help build their high tech products. You will buy from suppliers in the UK as well as in Europe & Asia. You will build relationships with suppliers, source new ones, negotiate price and evaluate the quality of what they’re supplying. This is an all-encompassing role which will really enhance your experience and skills as a Buyer.

About you:

* You will ideally be degree educated or have the relevant work experience
* At least 1 years’ experience in a buying, purchasing or procurement role, support or coordination considered
* Ideally you will have worked within an engineering or manufacturing company
* Competent at handling supplier contracts, MRP, negotiation and supplier relationship management
* Able to efficiently manage competing priorities
* Confident when working to tight deadlines
* Experience and understanding of an MRP system
* A team player with creative problem solving skills
* Drive to continually improve the supply chain
* Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
* Excellent knowledge of MS Office suite including Outlook

If you’re a Graduate Buyer or Junior Buyer looking for a new exciting opportunity, please do not hesitate to apply to this vacancy.

MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven’t heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.

MARS Recruitment is a specialist Engineering & IT recruiter working in partnership with companies across the UK and offers services of both an Employment Business (for Temporary/Contract roles) and an Employment Agency (for Permanent roles)