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Senior Buyer

Job Title: Senior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Irlam
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH1237_1637758686
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Buyer to join a global manufacturer of specialised, non-metallic composite engineering materials and components for a global customer base.

The Purchasing Director is looking to attract into his team a passionate purchasing professional who is looking to develop a career as the company continues to grow.

Key Responsibilities within the role of Senior Buyer will be to: -

  • Purchase raw materials, spares and services.
  • Negotiate tenders, volume contracts and price reductions.
  • Ensure correct inventory levels are maintained.
  • Liaise with the planning department when risk to supply is identified.
  • Manage supplier performance.
  • Source new suppliers and establish strong relationships.
  • Work with existing suppliers to improve terms.

Key successful candidate will: -

  • Have gained their purchasing experience in any manufacturing environment.
  • Ideally hold a CIPS qualification or similar.
  • Have excellent negotiating skills.
  • Be highly organised.
  • Have great communication skills.

On Offer:

  • Salary of £45,000
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Health insurance
  • Subsidised canteen
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

To apply, please follow the 'apply now' link to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

Please note that calls to and from the offices of Morgan Ryder Associates Ltd. may be monitored or recorded. This is to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures, record business transactions and for training purposes.