Stability is the key with this job opportunity... A global manufacturing business that's been established for over 100 years now. Their high performing Supply Chain team are looking for a Buyer to join their ranks. The business has been built on strong relationships, good team ethic and a can do positive attitude to their work. If this type of working environment sounds of interest please apply with an up to date CV.

What are they looking for?

Experience of buying within a manufacturing environment.
Minimum 2 year's experience within a buying role - in-direct sourcing would be ideal but not essential.
Experience of negotiation with Suppliers.
Exposure to e-Sourcing tools would be ideal but not essential.
Certification in or working towards CIPS would be an advantage.
Exposure to MRP Systems and proficient in Microsoft Office suite software.
Strong negotiation skills.
Strong team player.
Resilient and able to respond positively to sometimes working under pressure.You'll be responsible for reports, statistics, obtain competitive bids, analyse costs, negotiate contracts, value stream mapping, kaizen events, liaise with key stakeholders as well as the buying team. Amongst an array of other tasks so if you would like to discuss this position in more detail please get in contact by applying with an up to date CV.

At Tec Partners we are committed to being an inclusive organisation that provides equality of opportunity to all in terms of employment, recruitment and the service we provide to our customers. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age
Role: Buyer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Hitchin, Hertfordshire,

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