This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join a long established and highly successful company on a temporary 6 month contract. There’s a salary of up to £30,000 and benefits including free parking and a lunch time finish on a Friday.


About The Role:

Reporting to the senior buyer, you will carrying out a varied purchasing role, dealing with the procurement of materials and services in line with technical, production and commercial requirements. Duties will include:

Planning deliveries to optimise production output and pricing discounts

Involvement in the negotiation of contracts with key suppliers

Obtaining alternative quotes to optimise quality, price, payment terms and delivery

Preparing, approving and issuing purchase orders

Liaising with suppliers to resolve quality and delivery problems

Maintaining procurement files and records

Ensuring supplier compliance

Support and building vendor relationships

Selecting the most appropriate goods and service based on specification, price, quality, delivery times and services support


Essential Skills & Experience:

Ideally you will have previous experience in a similar buyer or purchaser role. Experience in either the AWE (atomic wapons establishment) or nuclear is essential. You will be comfortable using Word, Excel, Access and email. You must be able to commit to a 6 month contract.


The benefits:

A salary of £25,000 to £30,000 depending on experience (pro rata for 6 month contract)

Free parking

Early Friday finish


To Apply:

If this sounds like a buyer or purchasing role you will LOVE, please send your CV today

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