Posted 26 October by Macildowie Recruitment and Retention
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Macildowie Recruitment and Retention have partnered with a family-run equipment supplier to help them appoint a Buyer. Following years of sustained growth, our client are now looking to add to their growing team in Brackley.

The Role

  • Reporting directly to the Managing Director.
  • Responsible for buying high value raw materials, components and goods in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets.
  • Working closely alongside the production and product development team to ensure that products are designed and manufactured correctly.
  • Taking a lead on developing lasting relationships with suppliers.
  • Undertaking administrative tasks such as raising purchase orders and chasing invoices.
  • Continuously looking for new ways to source raw materials.
  • Compile data which pertains to supplier performance.
  • Monitor market trends and competitor strategies.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has 2/2+ years experience within Buying/Purchasing or Direct Procurement.
  • CIPS level 4, preferable but not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Willing, can-do attitude.
  • Creative mind and a passion for product development.


  • Salary: 30k - 35k per annum.
  • Office hours.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Buyer to take the next step in their career by joining one of the UK's leading brands!

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