Posted 9 April by Osborne Appointments Easy Apply

Do you have experience in a Purchasing role/environment?

Looking to pursue a career as a Buyer?

Willing to learn? Keen to join a progressive organisation?

If you answered yes to the above, Osborne Appointments have the perfect opportunity for you!!

We are currently recruiting for our client in Elstree, who are seeking a Buyer to join their Purchasing Department on a full time basis (Monday to Friday – 35 hours per week)

Salary - £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Main duties

  • Driving process and procedural improvements

  • Obtain pricing and delivery dates from suppliers/communicate information to all relevant parties

  • Place orders

  • Liaise with suppliers to expedite orders

  • Liaise with stakeholders – both internally and externally

  • Assist with goods returns and rejections

  • Check invoice queries/update pricing and negotiate pricing as needed

  • Assist with development of suitable and dependable supplier base

Skills required

  • Experience in purchasing (preferably in manufacturing) - Essential

  • Experience in a Buyer position – would be beneficial but not essential

  • Self motivated, determined and driven to develop in the position

  • Excellent communication skills

  • IT Literate (including Excel)

    Benefits –

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Pension Scheme

  • Healthcare

  • Life Insurance

  • On site parking

  • Company profit share

If you are interested in this position and have the experience and skills required please apply with your up to date CV and we will be in touch if you are shortlisted.

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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This vacancy is being advertised by Osborne Appointments who are acting as an employment agency / business.

Reference: 34855339

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