Buyer - FMCG

Coventry, England, gb
Company: Cast UK Limited
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-07-24 18:04:42
Role Title

Buyer - FMCG


£28,000 - £33,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Outstanding opportunity to join a successful and well established FMCG organisation at a time of continued growth and success. As part of a key supply chain and purchasing function you will lead purchase of raw materials and finished items for the manufacture of a wide range of products for a balance high profile corporate and retail customers around the world.

Key responsibilities :

Negotiating best products, terms and pricing for the Company in the purchase of mainly raw materials for the manufacture of products.

Build good trading partnerships with suppliers and their supply chains.

Negotiating and completing full contracts of supply, developing relationships in the supply of quality materials at competitive prices.

Ensuring raw materials are delivered in good time, in good order and that stock levels are where they need to be to meet production needs, by monitoring trends, patterns, demand, with good planning skills and problem solving.

Commercial and product awareness essential along with the ability to calculate and evaluate data provided to ensure the demands of the business are met.

Skills & Experience

Experience as a buyer role in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

Qualifications in purchasing, supply chain or business desirable.

Knowledge of MS Excel Word, MRP or ERP systems key.

Team player with experience working closely with Operations, Warehousing, Production & Distribution

Good negotiating skills

Experience of importing / shipping of material to the UK a key advantage

Client information

Highly successful FMCG business based in Coventry supplying global markets.


£28,000-£33,000 + Benefits

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