Assistant Buyer

Posted 14 February by Page Personnel Secretarial & Business Support
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To work primarily within the Procurement team assisting with the day to day functions. To act in a professional manner within all operational departments, to be customer focused working within the Quality standards and strict H&S culture.

The purpose of the role is to develop to become a Procurement Professional.

Client Details

To work primarily within the Procurement team assisting with the day to day functions. To act in a professional manner within all operational departments, to be customer focused working within the Quality standards and strict H&S culture.

The purpose of the role is to develop to become a Procurement Professional.

Description

As the Assistant Buyer, you will be responsible for the following:
* Procurement of plant and materials and placing orders ensuring delivery to site
* Actively contribute to enhancing group profits;
* Attend and participate in Design Team Meetings to drive specifications towards most commercially advantageous solution;
* Produce cost / value reconciliation of purchase orders;
* Provide support to Accounts team to ensure prompt resolution of invoice queries / issues;
* Contribute to the development of improved purchasing processes and procedures;
* Participate and contribute to regular group purchasing meetings and forums to communicate developments, share good practice and upskill our people.
* Build excellent supplier relations;
* Participate in establishing the group as the industry leader in Supply Chain Management

Profile

  • The successful candidate will ideally be CIPS qualified with experience working in a commercial / procurement role

Job Offer

Progression Opportunities, Free on-site Parking.

Required skills

  • Assistant Buyer

Reference: 39962841

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