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Buyer

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 2 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Kelly Jennings
Job Ref KJ28_1494258606

Job Description

A leading Lisburn based manufacturer have an immediate requirement for a Buyer. This is a permanent job 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 you're a graduate who has spent a placement year in a purchasing department or supply chain function, 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 purchasing raw materials so managing the purchase order process, liaising with suppliers and expediting material in time for production will be expected.

This is an entry level Buyer role and a competitive package is available for the right candidate to include salary of up to £24000 (dependant on experience). My client pride themseleves in offering a nurturing work environment which encourages growth and development.

The successful Buyer be based in Lisburn however, you may be required to work away from time to time.

Ideally, you will 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.

If you would like to discuss this Buyer job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings on 02890242824. If this position is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in procurement or supply chain roles I would be delighted to hear from you - I am the procurement and supply chain specialist here at Grafton and 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.