Graduate Purchasing Executive - Immediate

Posted 6 March by Kingsgate Recruitment Ltd

Our award winning client is currently seeking a Graduate Assistant Buyer. This is a fantastic chance for someone to forge a career in Purchasing.

Your duties will include:

  • Day to day commercial management of the supplier base
  • Supplier contract / terms negotiations (price, lead time, moq, payment terms, delivery terms, returns arrangements, rebate arrangements etc.)
  • Preparation for supplier meetings, trade shows and business trips, communicating actions as agreed and managing these through to completion

Skills and Experience required:

  • Educated to Degree Level in a relevant business discipline (e.g. Logistics, Procurement, Supply Chain, Business Studies, Management, Finance)
  • Ability to work effectively in high pressure and deadline driven situation
  • Strong project management and problem solving skills
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail and a thorough and accurate approach to work
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well in both a team environment and on own
  • Strong project management and problem solving skills
  • Resourceful and lateral thinking with a proactive approach to tasks
  • Excellent communication, presentation and organisation skills
  • Computer literate with strong Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookup etc)
  • Drive, ambition and enthusiasm to deliver results and progress within the organisation

Reference: 34622000

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