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Senior Buyer

Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
A brilliant opportunity for a dynamic and experienced Senior Buyer to join this established procurement team within a world-leading manufacturing business based in Staffordshire. With a salary of up to £55,000 this opportunity has been created due to continued business growth.

Candidates will have previous experience within purchasing or procurement as a Buyer, Senior Buyer or Category Manager of direct materials in a fast-paced environment.

Role Responsibilities of the Buyer

Ensuring the delivery of the materials procurement strategy
Market analysis
Overseeing new product introduction when necessary
Managing supplier performance and ensuring the successful execution of projects
Forging new stakeholder relationships and developing on existing partnerships
Working closely alongside adjacent departments to ensure the procurement and supply chain functions run smoothlyPerson Specification of the Buyer

Thrives when working in a fast-paced environment
Is able to identify issues and think quickly to create alternative solutions if things go wrong
Has a strong background in purchasing or procurement as a Buyer - specifically strategic purchasing
Is a confident communicator with individuals at all levels
Wants to constantly develop themselves personally and professionallyThis position will be suited to you if you have held a role within fast paced purchasing or procurement environment as a: Buyer, Senior Buyer, Lead Buyer, Procurement Manager, Purchasing Manager, Sourcing Specialist, Category Manager, Category Buyer, Category Specialist or Commodity Manager.

If this role looks of interest to you, and you meet the above specification, I would love to hear from you so please do apply or reach out with any questions
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  • Job Reference: 662713443-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Butler Ross
    Butler Ross
  • Location: Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent