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Buyer

Location Dungannon, County Tyrone
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 25 days ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR367_1564498637

Job Description

Buyer

Location: Dungannon

Salary: Competitive

Hours of work: Mon - Fri 8 - 4.30

Grafton are delighted to be working with a superb company who are seeking a buyer with experience in the FMCG/Food manufacturing sector - raw materials and ingredients

The Role

  • Purchase goods/materials in line with specified cost/quality and delivery targets
  • Ensure the continuous supply of goods and materials & escalate problems which may impact on business manufacturing
  • Research and evaluate the opportunities to reduce cost where possible
  • Liaise with Sales/Planning/Technical/NPD & Production on existing/new production launches
  • Review and oversee onsite and off-site stock takes - stock level/stock takes / stock valuations
  • Monitor stock valuations on a monthly basis
  • Ensure stock management review - highlighting a slow-moving and obsolete stock
  • Identify opportunities to sell redundant/obsolete stocks
  • Plan scheduled delivery call-offs in conjunction with stores functions
  • Explore alternative sources for goods/materials
  • Monitor Supplier performance
  • Improve supplier lead times
  • Assist with invoice queries

Essential

  • Business studies degree or qualified by experience essential
  • Ideally a working knowledge of an FMCG especially food manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong IT skill particularly Microsoft Excel & ERP knowledge
  • Strong ability to prioritise tasks and to work under pressure

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to Glenda at Grafton Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across;

Construction, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Sales & Marketing, Manufacturing and Procurement & Medical/Healthcare.

REF: SPENG

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