Posted 29 March by Unico recruitment Easy Apply


Our client have been established for over 100 years and are market leaders in their field. Due to the development of their business they are looking for a Buyer to join their already busy team


  • Sourcing the most affordable materials (metal) for the company
  • Responsible for order placement
  • Supply / demand alignment material replenishment
  • Supplier performance
  • Manage forecasting for future business activity
  • Plan & forecast demand using company IT system
  • Controlling the purchasing budget
  • Monitoring delivery times to ensure they are on time
  • Ensuring the adequate supply of all required materials, components and equipment,
  • Delivering cost savings for the company
  • Regularly contacting suppliers to renegotiate prices
  • Work closely with the warehouse


  • Supply chain management
  • Purchasing strategies and inventory management
  • Knowledge of purchase order systems and related software
  • Strong negotiations skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Analytical
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Handling critical issues
  • Resourceful and organised
  • Excellent time management
  • Proficient in MS Excel

Due to a very high number of applications we are unable to come back to every candidate with feedback. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Your CV will be registered with us and we will keep you updated with any other positions that may be of interest. However please keep checking our website as new roles will be updated daily, Unico Recruitment wishes you the best of luck in your job search.

Unico Recruitment Ltd operate as an independent recruitment agency with over 20 years of experience supporting clients and candidates nationally across the UK

Unico Recruitment Ltd is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified

Required skills

  • Buying
  • Metal
  • Procurement
  • Procurement Contracts
  • Group Purchasing

Reference: 34408100

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