Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + free parking
Reference: CAS00843
Contact Name: Cassy Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 25, 2017 14:41

Job Description

Are you looking for a Buying role? Is your ideal role in the engineering industry?

Look no further. Here at Wallis lynch we are working with a trusted client to recruit a Buyer join their finance team. Our client is a successful business in the engineering industry with a highly driven and motivated team.

Your role as Buyer will include liaising with shop floor workers, building and maintaining excellent professional supplier relationships, analyse and negotiate costs and terms and review opportunities to make business savings. You will ensure suppliers are selected and developed to meet manufacturing requirements and ensure compliance with specifications. You will take responsibility for the efficient and effective strategic and tactical sourcing for all commodities, materials and items in order to maintain a lowest cost supply organisation. In addition you will be responsible for cost input statistics and providing cost and supply information as requested.

As the ideal candidate for this role, it would be advantageous for you to have experience within engineering/manufacturing sector. You should be proficient in IT and have excellent organisational skills. You will be commercially aware with strong communication and analytical skills. Crucially you will have experience juggling multiple priorities at one time. It is important that you have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and cross functionally. Vitally, you will possess fantastic negation skills and you will need to work alone, be proactive and confident. It is desirable but not crucial that you are CIPS qualified/part qualified.

In return we are offering you a salary of up to £25,000-30,000, 25 days holiday, pension, and the opportunity to work in a fantastic company who will value the work you do and support your growth within the company.

If this Buyer role sounds like the job for you, please do not hesitate to apply! If you have any further questions give Cassy a call on 02477 678 100.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent vacancies.

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