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Senior Buyer

Job Title: Senior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent!
Start Date: ASAP
REF: LEB-SEN-210324_1714487846
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to work for a rapidly growing manufacturer with a global customer base, who are looking to attract into the team a Senior Buyer to support future projects.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Buyer who wants to maximise purchasing efficiencies with new and existing suppliers, to ensure the best cost, quality and service levels are achieved.

Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, as Senior Buyer key responsibilities will be to: -

  • Provide input on contract terms and conditions, assessing suitability of contracts for products and services to ensure they are fit for purpose.
  • Manage Capex purchasing projects.
  • Procure materials and parts in line with MRP requirements to specific specifications and certification requirements.
  • Have involvement with strategic project teams.
  • Making decisions re inventory levels.
  • Manage supplier performance.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have gained their buying experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Be able to pay close attention to detail, in particular to supplier contracts.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Will have used MRP or similar.
  • Will pay attention to detail.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £42,000
  • Bonus
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Onsite car parking
  • Great working environment


To apply, please follow the 'apply now' button 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.

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