Sourcing Buyer

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £32000 per annum + additional benefits
Published 8 months ago
Contact Kelly Jennings
Job Ref KJ165_1538750229

Job Description

Are you a Buyer with experience of sourcing and introduction of new supply chains? I have partnered with a local, Lisburn based manufacturer to recruit for a Sourcing Buyer. You will be joining the company at a very exciting time in its development - sales have grown rapidly and with plans to acquire a new facility, the Sourcing Buyer will play a key part in facilitating expansion.

As Sourcing Buyer, you will report to the Purchasing Director and work cross functionally to source parts for production. It will be your job to introduce new, sustainable supply chains into the business. As Sourcing Buyer you will be expected to negotiate, initiate and manage new contracts. It will be your responsibility to place first time orders and monitor suppliers performance against their contracts.

The successful Sourcing Buyer will be working in a fast paced manufacturing environment. You will become part of a close-knit team which encourages new ideas and development. Base salary of £25-£32K available, DOE. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 08.30 - 17.00. Pension and free car parking are also available

The successful Sourcing Buyer should have at least two years buying experience in a similar position which has included the sourcing and introduction of new, worldwide suppliers. Intermediate Excel skills are needed for this job. Strong analytical, planning and organisational skills are required. In addition to the above, an engineering qualification is preferred (though not essential).

Interested Sourcing Buyers who feel they are meeting the criteria should forward a CV without delay via this advertisement. If you would like to discuss the Sourcing Buyer job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings, specialist procurement and supply chain recruiter at Grafton, Belfast If this Sourcing Buyer job is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in buying, procurement or supply chain roles I would be delighted to hear from you.

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.


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