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  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Function: Buyer
  • Contact: Adam Davies
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 28807/001_1632930961




We are working a fantastic new role for a leading Manufacturing business who produce consumer products ts to a global customer base, who are looking for a Buyer to join their team! This role can offer excellent opportunities to develop and enhance your career into Purchasing Management.

The Role

Reporting to the UK Supply Chain Manager, the buyer will be give full on boarding and form a key member of the team! You will support and manage the purchasing and delivery of raw material for the immediate and long term strategy of the business.

  • Responsible for ensuring that raw materials are procured and delivered on time to meet scheduled production requirements.

  • build relationships with suppliers in terms of reducing delivery lead times and increasing payment terms

  • High visibility on site to help resolve day to day supply issues

  • Support all supplier enquiries, especially with regards to immediate resolving of invoice queries, ensuring swift, effective payment to suppliers

  • Undertake regular supplier review meetings and improve the current supplier rating criteria process

The Person

To be considered, they will need someone who fits the following key criteria;

  • 2 years+ Purchasing experience

  • Must have gained this experience in a manufacturing environments

  • Strong IT understanding- Competent user of excel is a must

  • Strong team player

  • Ability to learn new processes quickly and integrate into the existing team

The business are a true market leader in their field and have an excellent track record for developing their people and providing routes for progression! If this role is of interest, then please don't hesitate to apply NOW!