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Location: Gloucester
Date Posted: March 02, 2018



Salary: £30,000-£35,000

My ever-expanding client are seeking a Buyer to join their dynamic team in Gloucester. This is an incredible opportunity to join an established organisation who operate on a global scale. My client is looking for an individual with experience working within a purchasing environment and managing projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Processing purchase and supplier applications for sites
  • Maintain and challenge supply chain
  • Working collaboratively with the Commodity Managers
  • Support business strategy
  • Managing all projects
  • Reporting and delivering cost savings
  • Analysing financial reports
  • Purchasing analyst
  • Experience negotiating and managing procurement contracts

Experience Required:

  • Strong knowledge of procurement and the supply chain industry
  • Intermediate IT skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience using SAP
  • Managing projects and working to deadlines
  • Experience negotiating and managing procurement contracts
  • Ability to build relationships on various levels
  • An understanding of the procurement cycle
  • Purchasing experience is essential

In return my client offers a fantastic working environment with a brilliant list of benefits; including a phenomenal pension scheme and free car parking!

If this position is of interest to you, then please send your CV in Word format to Ellie at i2i recruitment today for immediate consideration.
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