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Trainee / Junior Buyer

Posted 25 January by Bristol Industrial Featured Ended
Are you interested in becoming a Buyer? We have an exciting opportunity to begin your career in procurement / purchasing, for an electronics manufacturing company. 
  • 08.30 - 17.30 Mon- Thurs / 08.30 - 15.00 Friday
  • £16,000 - £18,000 per annum, dependant on experience

About the job:
  • To assist in the procurement of goods as specified by a customer’s Bill of Material,   ensuring correct quantity, best price and timely delivery.
  • To assist in producing quotations against customer’s Bill of Materials.
  • Resolving any delivery or quality issues in an efficient manner to prevent any delays in the delivery of product to our customer or line stoppages.
  • Negotiating and building relationships with suppliers.

The right candidate:
  • Keen and eager to learn.
  • Good IT skills, particularly with Microsoft excel
  • Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Analytical, numerically astute, with strong problem solving abilities
  • Commercial and financial awareness, with a full understanding of how failure impacts the production, manufacture and customer order fulfilment
  • Knowledge of electronic components beneficial, but not essential

To find out more, please apply online with an up to date CV or give us a call on and ask for Bethan or Janine

Due to the high number of applications that we receive, we may be unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 21 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Reference: 34323241

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