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Buyer

  • Location:

    Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Theo King

  • Contact email:

    Theo.king@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 037

  • Job ref:

    JO0000034518

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    22/07/2022

  • Startdate:

    17/06/2022

Job Role - Buyer

Location - UK Wide (East coast preferred)

Salary - Up To £35,000 per annum

This role will be suited to someone who ideally has cme from a strong buying background for a major company and is looking for a new challenge. The client I represent is looking to make massive growth over the next 3 years so this is a fantastic opportunity for someone motivated to come on board and climb the career ladder. If this sounds like you please read on:

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Conduct requests for quotations (RFQ) and tenders
  • Site spend analysis and ID potential ways of efficient savings
  • From the RFQ's draft frameworok agreements for stock and regularly purchased items for site.
  • Source new suppliers when necessary
  • Manage new supplier approvals
  • Manage any and all invoice disputes for price and purchase order related reasons
  • Communicate any new contract/framework agreements to necessary parties
  • Foster effective relationships with key stakeholders and procurement teams

Expected Qualifications/Behaviours:

  • UK driving license
  • CIPS qualified/working towards
  • Customer focused approach
  • Experience in procuring raw materials, machined and fabricated materials (required), components, capital equipment and indirect goods & services (desired)
  • Be personally energetic, dynamic, positive, and enthusiastic and possess the ability to think laterally and act through reasoned decision making.
  • Ability to competently use Microsoft and communicate verbally and written

This is a fantastic opportunity to really drive a career forwards and so won't be around long, if you want to apply do not hesitate to get your CV in or call me on 02393 876037.