We are currently recruiting for a Buyer for well established IT Support Solutions Company based in based in Nottingham. This is a permanent opportunity offering the Salary of £22,000, Free parking and immediate start.
Please note office hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5.20pm with a 50 minute lunch.
About The Role:
•Assist in new supplier set up; ensuring all relevant information is in place
•Setting up new products on Sage
•Ongoing communication with suppliers
•Attending regular meetings to discuss progress and performance
•Work with suppliers to understand their online portals and the processes to follow to source best price
•Liaise with vendor End User Account Managers to request pricing support
•Negotiate price where possible to maximise profit
•Generate purchase orders and send to suppliers, arranging direct deliveries to customers
•Reviewing back orders
•Ongoing communication with suppliers to ensure accurate ETAs are in place
•Obtaining proof of delivery
•Receipt of stock on Sage
•Collating all required supplier information
•Approving supplier invoices/credits for payment
•Provide up to date information regarding ETAs to BDM's
•Adjust orders where applicable
•Confirm when customer deliveries have been made
•Provide a weekly update to Senior Management Team
•Work with BDM's to understand requirement and business justification
•Negotiate with suppliers and/or arrange funding to cover costs
Essential Skills & Experience
•An understanding of the buyer process
•Experience within the IT vendor/distribution sector
•Good negotiation and influencing skills
•Ability to work and communicate with suppliers and other internal departments
•Highly organised, able to manage and meet agreed timescales
•A reliable self-starter capable of working independently
•A thorough approach to work with excellent attention to detail
•Fully computer and Excel literate
•Awareness of Data Protection including: Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability.
About The Benefits
•Salary of £22,000
•Excellent benefit package
If this sounds like a role you will LOVE, please send your CV to
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