Supply Chain Buyer

Posted 5 April by Excipion Easy Apply

Supply Chain Buyer - Fareham - Permanent - £28,000 - £33,000

Excipion are currently recruiting for a leading global manufacturing organisation based in Fareham. Our client are looking for a Supply Chain Controller/ Buyer to identify and develop strategic suppliers in order to maximize opportunity for cost reduction, meet quality standards and excellence in delivery, through effective contract negotiation and relationship development.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Negotiating and establishing supply contracts
  • Supporting and attending Team / Supply Chain Meetings
  • Specific Supply Chain projects as required
  • Constantly improving the quality and reliability of supply
  • Contributing to lower costs and higher inventory turnover
  • Vendor rating of all suppliers


The successful candidate will have:

  • SAP (MRP) experience (desirable)
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Have or working towards a recognised qualification i.e. CIPS / MSc / MBA / Engineering HNC, or have extensive in job experience
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Proven track record in a demanding supply chain environment
  • First rate IT skills


This position is likely to suit a Supply Chain Specialist or Supply Chain Controller or Buyer or Purchasing Specialist or Procurement Specialist

For more information or to apply, please contact Calum Brown on or email

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 34839748

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