£30,000 - £40,000 DOE
April 26, 2022
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
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Job Reference
Katie Kendall


We are pleased to be assisting a longstanding client of Si Recruitment in their search for a Buyer. This role’s main purpose will be to create value for the business and stakeholders through developing purchasing processes that will achieve best quality, cost, lead time and delivery performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supplier quotation management obtaining best quality, cost, and delivery performance to meet the needs of the business.
  • Forecast, plan, execute and expedite just time in time orders and deliveries to support business, working capital and cash flow management requirements.
  • Challenge current cost base, identifying and executing improvement / cost reduction opportunities to achieve targets.
  • Support in development and implementation of commodity plans to achieve the needs of the business.
  • Investigate and resolve supplier order and invoice queries in a timely manner.
  • Report supplier performance in respect of quality, cost and delivery of goods and services.
  • Actively partake in the ongoing development of the business ERP MRP and procurements systems processes.
  • Work to clearly defined goals with respect to safety, quality, efficiency, and delivery.
  • Provide timely feedback to line leader/supervisor/manager on any delivery, cost, technical and or quality issues that arise.

What we need from you:

  • 2-3 years’ experience of working as a Buyer in an industrial product manufacturing and supply environment.
  • Ability to establish strong working relationships and engagement with internal/external teams and customers.
  • Ability to work under pressure, within tight deadlines, with flexible approach to working hours and a motivated team player.
  • Process driven, detailed and solutions orientated, with experience of working in a formal, continuous improvement culture
  • Full and current UK driving license

The hours for this position are 40 per week, worked Monday – Friday.

If you would like to be considered for this role please click ‘apply’ or for more details please contact Katie Kendall in the Northallerton Office.




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