Senior Buyer-44661
Posted 10 months ago - Expired 7 months ago

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£30000 to £40

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and passionate Buyer who is really looking to develop their skills further and work for a very large, successful South Yorkshire business.



The Dream Career
Senior Buyer

The Location
South Yorkshire

The Salary
Up to £40,000 DOE

The Hours
Monday to Friday

8am – 5pm

The Benefits
Generous holiday package
Pension
Death in service
Flexibility


The Job Role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and passionate Buyer who is really looking to develop their skills further and work for a very large, successful South Yorkshire business.

Our client is looking to move into more strategic management based work, which leaves room for another member to join the Buying team.

This position will be very varied, will involve travel and management responsibilities.

The successful candidate for this role will be responsible for;

Managing all supplier relationships
Purchasing raw materials
Figure reporting to management
Negotiating new contracts with suppliers
Travelling suppliers periodically
Handling a large budget
Working closely with commercial and planning teams to ensure forecasting
Drafting contracts and have up to date contract law experience
Managing a small team of Buyers
The Talent
This position really requires an experienced Buyer, who is confident and looking for a long term venture.

Our client is looking for a strong negotiator, as the role holder will be responsible for a large budget, and somebody who is used to managing multiple supplier contracts.

Because of the responsibility level of this role our client is looking for candidates who have a background working within food or food retail.

Applicants should be educated to a high level, degree or equivalent, and have a strong background of business and working within Buying

The successful candidate for this role will be rewarded with a laid back (but very productive) working environment, working within a small and very friendly team and be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits