Buyer

Location
Glasgow City
Salary
£Excellent + Benefits
Posted
05 Nov 2018
Closes
05 Dec 2018
Ref
GH/42728
Function
Purchasing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Eden Scott's client is a well-established organisation based in Glasgow.  Due to continued growth, a new position has been created for a Buyer to join the organisation.

The role:

  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with third parties, suppliers and relevant stakeholders
  • Procure materials from approved Suppliers in line with the business MRP system
  • Implement sourcing strategies through supplier interaction
  • Manage key suppliers in regard to continuous improvement through detailed cost and value analysis
  • Review & update item data within the MRP system
  • Driving improvements across the supply chain
  • Expediting the delivery of goods & services
  • Develop strong relationships internally & externally
  • Adopt & implement lean supply chain practices

The candidate:

  • CIPS qualified or working towards
  • Experience of buying in a food manufacturing environment
  • Excellent negotiation skills with ability to work with suppliers collaboratively
  • Positive attitude towards creating and maintaining company culture.

In return you can expect a competitive salary and play a key role in the development of the company's future success.

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