Buyer (Retail Sector)
This role is based in Horley
You must have access to your own vehicle due to the rural location of this role.
£25,000 - £30,000 | 20 days holiday | Free parking | Family business | Company pension | 8:30AM - 5PM | Opportunity to travel internationally
Your new company
Office Angels are delighted to be partnered with a family run business that has been operating internationally for nearly 30 years. Hidden away in the rural Surrey country side this UK based manufacturer and distributor are looking to appoint a Buyer to join their growing team.
Your new role
As a Buyer you will play a key part of the supply chain function where you will assist in day to day purchasing activity and have direct liaison with engineering / manufacturing teams and external suppliers to expedite orders and ensure agreed supplier service.
You will have experience sourcing the supply of manufacturing goods, you must also have excellent negotiation skills and have a natural ability to build rapport with suppliers.
- Strong negotiation skills to ensure best value for purchasing goods
- Experience of buying from Far Eastern suppliers
- Maintaining key relationships with suppliers
- Ensuring logistical operations are well managed
- Being responsible for global sourcing
- Product Sampling.
- Proficient on Microsoft Suite
- Strong communicator
- Can work to own annotative
- Posses the ability to multitask
- Excellent telephone manner
For more information please call Georgie Hill at Office Angels Crawley
Office Angels is an Equal Opportunities Employer, and works as a Recruitment Agency for temporary vacancies. Please be aware that we are currently receiving a high volume of applications and will endeavour to contact all applicants, however if you have not been contacted within 72hrs please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion and your CV will be kept on record for future positions Office Angels is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Office Angels is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.