Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH8735_1626177832
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to work for a rapidly growing manufacturer with a global customer and supplier base, who are looking to attract into the team a Buyer who will grow with the company.

This is an excellent opportunity for a 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 Buyer key responsibilities will be to: -

  • Purchase a portfolio of materials, goods and services.
  • Deliver KPI's relating to cost, quality and supply.
  • Ensure supplier contracts are periodically reviewed.
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities and negotiate accordingly.
  • Conduct supplier reviews.
  • Support the Purchasing Manager for improvement projects and strategy development.
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders re potential risks in supply.
  • Build strong working relationships with suppliers.

The successful Buyer will: -

  • Have gained their buying experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Have used MRP, SAP or similar system.
  • Pay attention to detail.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £33,000
  • Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • 5 hour working week
  • Life Assurance


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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