Graduate Buyer

b3 jobs
East Midlands Region
£18,000 - £20,000
02 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Graduate, Purchasing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Graduate Buyer
Job ref: 61332 | £18,000 - £20,000 | East Midlands

The company

You will be working for a UK based business with over 16 years of manufacturing history. Their experience in manufacturing and delivering high quality products is well known. They are staffed by a passionate customer focused management team and a friendly, highly skilled and experienced workforce.

The job

As Graduate Buyer, you will be a key part of a talented team where you will be heavily involved in the business and also have a great opportunity to develop and progress within the role.

Working closely with the MD on a daily basis, you will carry out duties such as building effective supplier relationships, manage the supply chain ensuring timely supplies, ensure appropriate stock levels, ensure purchasing systems are accurate and up to date, negotiating prices with both current and prospective suppliers, monitor and report on supplier performance plus produce statistical reports as required.

Your experience

To be considered for the Graduate Buyer job, you will be educated to a degree level within a buying, purchasing, supply chain management or related discipline. You will have sound IT skills (including Word and Excel), be highly numerical and have good commercial acumen. Any previous experience of working in a buying role is desirable and marketing skills are also an advantage.

More details

The Graduate Buyer role is based in the East Midlands region and is paying £18,000 - £20,000, according to individual skills and previous experience. The ability to start this role immediately is highly desirable, so if you are interested then please apply today!

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Graduate Buyer job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Emily Snaith, quoting job reference 61332.

What happens next?

After applying for jobs, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

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