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Buyer

Location County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary additional benefits
Published 17 days ago
Start Date asap
Contact Kelly Jennings
Job Ref KJ45_1501838685

Job Description

Grafton Procurement and Supply are now accepting applications from immediately available Buyers/Supply Chain professionals for a contract Buyer job in Antrim. The successful Buyer will be based in one of Northern Ireland's most prestigious employers and will have the opportunity to work in a structured procurement department and global business environment. Although this Buyer position is temporary (anticipated duration is circa 6 months), there may be permanent prospects for an outstanding performer.

As Buyer you will join a busy procurement function and it will be your job to support tactical and strategic buying initiatives within your commodity portfolio. As Buyer, you will work cross functionally with internal stakeholders to determine technical requirements and liaise with your colleagues in sourcing to ensure that the right products are bought, in the right quality and at the right time. As Buyer, you will develop strong supplier partnerships and work with suppliers to buy products at the most competitive price. You will support strategic procurement initiatives and continually seek ways to improve and add value.

The duration of this contract is 6 months plus (subject to business needs) and there may be permanent prospects for an outstanding performer. Working hours are 08.00 - 16.30 Monday to Thursday and 08.00 - 13.30 Friday. Rate of pay is negotiable depending on the successful Buyer.

Interested? Great! Please see below the criteria for the position.

The successful Buyer should be degree qualified and should be available to start asap and be comfortable with the temporary nature of this role. The successful Buyer should hold at least 5 years experience in a similar role in a manufacturing/engineering environment.

Interested candidates who feel are meeting the criteria should forward a CV without delay via this advertisement. If you would like to discuss this Buyer job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings now on 02890242824.

If this Buyer job is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in other buyer, planner, 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.