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Location
Birmingham
Remote Working
Remote Working
Salary
£30,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
6 Sep 2022

Buyer

£30,000 bonus

Coleshill

The Company

This is an SME, that supplies into 110 countries with over 6000 customers that has a 5-star rating.

Why would I want to work here?

The company invests heavily in training and development of staff, and provide internal communications, so you are always aware of what is going on in the business. The role comes with free parking, quarterly bonus, free tea and coffee, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and full training. Working hours are 8.30 to 5.30 Monday to Friday. Work from home is available after 6 months in agreement with your line manager. There is also a 10% bonus which is paid quarterly.

The essence of the role

Responsible for the planning, selecting and purchase of goods and services to meet the requirements of the business. Managing the business spend using robust forecasting and cost reduction methodologies, supporting business operations through on demand and zero-defect supply

Scope of the role

  • Prioritisation of both internal and external stakeholders' requirements to ensure expectations are met
  • Communicate to internal stakeholders on key supply matters
  • Deliver customer service and stakeholder satisfaction for procurement and support continuous improvement
  • Work closely with vendors to process order requirements and maintain accurate lead times.
  • Support corrective action in the resolution of delivery discrepancy.
  • Support and report upon KPI's accessing quality and delivery performance
  • Evaluate historical data to support inventory replenishment options and make recommendations to achieve optimum serviceability

Prerequisites

  • Our client is looking for ambitious candidates who are eager to begin their career in procurement
  • You will be customer focussed and be a tough negotiator
  • A role where there is lots to learn so you will need to be resilient and eager to develop
  • CIPS Qualified is preferred but not essential

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Details

  • Job Reference: 705431002-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TMR Group Ltd
    TMR Group Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent