A leading Lisburn based manufacturer have partnered with Grafton Procurement and Supply to appoint a Buyer. This is a new, permanent job which has been created to facilitate expansion and you will join an established business and purchasing function. My client is a multi-million-pound turnover, family run business who distribute products worldwide. Having recently invested in new MRP technology (the first of it's kind in Ireland), you will be joining an innovative business during an exciting period of change. Whether you're currently working in a job where buying is part of your remit or your are an experienced Buyer seeking your next exciting career move, I want to hear from you today.
As Buyer, you will join a busy purchasing department and report to the purchasing manager. Working alongside a range of suppliers you will negotiate price and set favourable terms. You will be responsible for sourcing and purchasing raw materials. Duties will include operational and strategic procurement to include sourcing and setting up new suppliers, managing the purchase order process, negotiating contracts and expediting material in time for production.
The successful Buyer will enjoy a competitive package to include base salary of up to £30000 dependant on experience. My client pride themselves in offering a nurturing work environment which encourages growth and development. Working hours are Monday to Friday 80.30 - 17.00.
The successful Buyer be based in Lisburn, however, you may be required to work away from time to time.
In order to be successful you should have previous experience of working in a similar role in a manufacturing / FMCG environment. You should have the ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines and your buying experience should included sourcing fabricated and/or steel parts.
Interested candidates who feel are meeting the criteria should forward a CV without delay via this advertisement. Your CV should demonstrate how you are meeting criteria as no assumptions can be made for shortlisting.
If you would like to discuss this Buyer job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings, Specialist Procurement and Supply Chain Consultant at Grafton, Belfast.
If this Buyer is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in other buying, purchasing, procurement or supply chain roles I would be delighted to hear from you - I am registering new jobs every day.
You must have a current, valid UK work permit to be considered for this job and only candidate's whose CV is meeting the criteria will be accepted.