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  • Location

    Epping

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Williams

  • Contact email:

    emma.williams@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EW4185_1706527382

A leading organisation are looking for a Buyer to join their team on a permanent basis in Epping offering a salary of up to £50,000. This position has been created due to business growth and therefore team expansion.

The buyer will sit in the purchasing department, with excellent progression opportunities into a Senior Buyer position over the next few years.

Candidates will have previous experience within purchasing or procurement specifically within a manufacturing environment, at buyer, or junior buyer level and be keen to progress in their career

Role responsibilities of the Buyer include:

  • Placing orders and always negotiating to lead the way
  • Developing existing ranges from the Far East as well as researching and proposing new products
  • Managing and developing supplier relationships
  • Scoping out potential opportunities to expand current ranges and improve existing ones
  • Monitoring and predicting trends and being able to report these predictions within the team and senior managers

Previous experience required for the Buyer:

  • Proven background of buying a retail setting and working with finished goods
  • Strong organisational skills with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail with capacity to work at speeds
  • Positive attitude with driven to develop career


Salary

Up to £50k

This role offers no hybrid working and is fully on-site Monday - Friday

This role will be well suited to you if you have held a role within purchasing or procurement as a buyer, sourcing specialist, commodity manager, category manager, senior buyer, materials planner or materials controller.