Senior Buyer

Posted 12 December 2019 by First Recruitment Services Limited

We are currently working with a highly reputable business based in Central Brighton who are looking for a Senior Buyer to join them on a temporary basis.

The role is set to start in January 2020 and is likely to continue on a temporary basis for up to 12 months.

As a Senior Buyer, duties are to include:

  • Working with the Procurement team
  • Project Management
  • Purchasing equipment and materials
  • Liaising with clients and both internal and external customers
  • Taking part in additional training to ensure processes are followed effectively
  • Helping to develop sourcing strategies
  • Reviewing business needs and ensuring the best possible outcome for the business
  • Evaluate and select suppliers that will benefit the business and customer needs
  • Use of negotiation skills
  • Helping to reduce any risks
  • Working with Supply Chain to help manage and implement major projects

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have proven experience within a Senior Buyer role
  • Ideally have a degree within Engineering, Business or Logistics
  • Have the ability to lead and work on own initiative

The hours for this Senior Buyer role are Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm and the pay rate is negotiable, depending on experience.

If you have previous experience within a Buyer role and you are available immediately, please apply now for more information.

First Recruitment Services Ltd is acting as an employment business for this role.

Required skills

  • Buying
  • Procurement
  • Sourcing
  • Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain Management

Application questions

Are you available immediately?
Do you have experience within a Buyer role?
Are you available on an ongoing basis?

Reference: 39552922

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