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  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Function: Buyer
  • Contact: Adam Davies
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 30500/001_1654781332

Buyer- Global Manufacturing Business

£45,000+ excellent Benefits package

Exciting new career Opportunity!! We are working on an exciting new position for a leading manufacturer of speciality chemicals, who are looking for a career driven Buyer to join the growing team. Based at the business state of the art facility in Manchester, the Buyer will form a key member of the existing team and have genuine scope for career progression and development!

The Role

Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, the buyer will be the Procurement Lead for a major part of the business. This role would be ensuring the business have the right suppliers and capabilities to support the business expectations. Key responsibilities for the buyer would include;

  • Sourcing and Resourcing products to meet business needs
  • Source new suppliers in demand with customer needs
  • Ensure suppliers adhere to QMS Standards (ISO9001)
  • Compliance with purchasing and policy procedures
  • As Buyer, liaise with Manufacturing to determine product needs

The Person

The business are looking for a highly motivated, career driven Buyer. They will need someone who fits the following key criteria;

  • 3 years+ experience in Buyer position or similar
  • Must be experience in a manufacturing environment (Chemicals based would be ideal)
  • Ability to learn new processes quickly
  • Strong Team player
  • Competent user of MRP/ ERP systems
  • CIPS and/ or degree would be advantageous, but not essential

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 Buyer role is of interest, then please don't hesitate to apply NOW!