Banner Default Image
  • Location

    Telford

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £39000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Lack

  • Contact email:

    emma.lack@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EL3065_1637678663

A great opportunity has arisen for a commercially minded Senior Buyer to join an established procurement team within a household-name manufacturing company based near Telford. This role is available at a salary of up to £39,000 depending on experience.

Successful candidates will have previous experience within purchasing or procurement as a Buyer or Senior Buyer of direct materials in a fast-paced manufacturing or FMCG environment.

Role responsibilities of the Senior Buyer:

  • Sourcing and recommending new suppliers
  • Building relationships and negotiating with suppliers
  • Assessing market trends
  • Drafting new purchasing contracts
  • Coordinating requests for quotations

Personal specification of the Senior Buyer:

  • Has purchasing experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing or FMCG environment
  • A confident people person who can negotiate successfully
  • An open-minded individual who would describe themselves as a team player
  • Motivated and willing to put in hard work to see results
  • Looking to develop personally within procurement

This position will be suited to you if you have held a role within purchasing or procurement as a: Buyer, Senior Buyer, Lead Buyer, Purchasing Lead, Category Buyer or Category Specialist.