Buyer

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1366486

 Job Description

Buyer : Planner : 9/12-month contract Co Antrim 23,000 - 27,000

Buyer : Planner : 9/12-month contract
Co Antrim
£23,000 – £27,000

We are seeking to recruit a Buyer / Planner on an initial 9-12-month contract with a leading manufacturer based in Co Antrim to cover a maternity contract.

You will join the large, dedicated purchasing team and work specifically with direct material procurement, duties include;

  • Negotiating with suppliers to ensure best cost & quality
  • Supporting supplier development activities
  • Supplier interface including contracting, auditing and analysis, selection/de-selection
  • To ensure adequate material sources
  • Daily liaison with suppliers regarding orders and delivery
  • Meet performance measures and KPI’s set for you and your team

Keen to speak with applicants who can demonstrate;

  • At least 18 months experience in a purchasing role
  • Educated to 3rd level
  • Strong communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Confident negotiation skills
  • Ideally you will have experience gained in a manufacturing environment

In return you can expect a generous rate of pay, enhanced benefits plus longer term opportunities within a leading international employer.