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Senior Buyer/Purchaser

Overview
Reference: AT - 3395 - CV
Salary: £28000 - £32000
Job Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: Thursday, 16th November 2017
JOB TITLE: Senior Buyer/Procurement Professional

LOCATION: Kettering
SALARY: £28-32,000 Dependent on experience & attractive package

The COMPANY
Our Northamptonshire based client is a market leading manufacturer turning over in excess of £100M. They have earned a deserved reputation for the quality of both their products and service. They have achieved this by continually investing in cutting edge technology within their production facility and, importantly, having a well trained and motivated workforce.

The ROLE
Due to continued expansion they now require a Senior Buyer/Procurement Professional to join their team. Reporting to the Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for owning a spend category within the business where duties involve;
*Demonstration of understanding within the market for raw materials
*Placing contracts and orders for raw material
*Weekly usage and stock cover analysis
*Supplier Relationship management
*Price negotiation
*Using ERP/SAP system carry out associated admin

The CANDIDATE
Our client is looking for strong team player with the desire to learn and forge a career possessing the following skill set;
*Buying experience
*Understanding of a manufacturing environment
*ERP/SAP system knowledge
*Skilled at dealing with external suppliers
*Skilled at dealing with cross functional stakeholders across multiple sites
*Knowledge of category managements tools and techniques
*Driving license essential

ALTERNATIVE JOB TITLES: Buyer, Purchasing Manager, Purchaser, Buying Manager, Professional Buyer, Purchasing Professional, Procurement Professional, Procurement Officer, MCIPS

This role is commutable from:
Kettering
Corby
Northampton
Desborough
Wellingborough
Moulton
Oundle
Oakham
Uppingham
Rothwell
Market Harborough
Burton Latimer
Stamford
Kings Cliffe
Knuston
Little Oakley
Loddington
Lower Benefield
Lowick
Maidwell
Milton Malsor
Moulton
Nether Heyford
Cottingham
Cranford
Creaton
Deene
Peterborough





Mana Resourcing is a specialist recruitment company working within the Engineering, Sales, IT and Commercial sectors. We are established to service and support the recruitment requirements of modern businesses and candidates alike.

Contact Information
Name : Andrew Townsin
Email : andrew@manajobs.co.uk
Phone : 01572 821 985

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