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Senior Purchaser

  • Location: Swindon
  • Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 17/04/2019

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Senior Purchaser
Do you have a strong work ethic? Have experience as a buyer? Or thrive under pressure?
We are currently recruiting a Senior Purchaser for a well-known manufacturing company. Based in Swindon, your main responsibilities will include raising purchase orders, exchanging contracts with the suppliers, and optimising inventories. You will be reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, giving support for the delivery and executing the supply chain strategies.
What can we offer you?
Up to £32K per annum
Friday finishing time of 12:45
25 days holiday
Company pension scheme
Free parking
Employee benefits platform

The responsibilities of this role may include:
Developing an effective and consistent relationship with suppliers
Driving the reduction of cost and improving quality
New supplier review and negotiation
Processing purchase orders with the use of Enterprise Recourse Planning systems (ERP)
Maintaining accurate supplier data

The ideal candidate will:
Have a minimum of 2 of years' experience as a buyer within a manufacturing environment
Have experience and confident using the ERP system
Be able to create, classify and analyse data
Use data to be able to plan and purchase goods in a time and cost effective fashion
Be confident with creating, negotiating and review supply agreements
Have the ability to manage stress in a fast paced environment and can produce high quality work under pressure
Does this sound like the job for you?
Don't put off applying. Upload your CV today, if you have any questions about this role contact our Swindon branch on 01793615021.
Good Luck.

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