25 days agoAdecco UK Limited

Buyer

  • Stretford (Greater Manchester)
  • Procurement

Job description

  Location
Salford, Greater Manchester
·  Salary
£ 35 - £ 40 / Year
·  Category
Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing
·  Job type
Permanent
·  Industry
Procurement and Supply Chain
·  External Reference
JN-072019-81539

Adecco are looking to recruit a Permanent Buyer for our Client in Swinton.

The main purpose of the role is to ensure the material and services are sourced and procured in line with company standards.

Main duties:

·  To put strategies in place for an annual spend of approximately £25 million.

·  Manage supplier management, including selection, negotiation and awarding of contracts and agreements.

·  Manage RFP/Q

·  Build and maintain relationships with suppliers and communicate effectively

·  Develop product knowledge to monitor market trends and supplier developments

·  Liaise with other departments

Skills/Knowledge:

·  Essential - degree in either Business or Economics, CIPS Level 4 would be an advantage

·  Minimum 5 years' experience within a similar role

·  High level of organisational skills and problem-solving skills

·  You are a proficient user of MS Office applications and of SAP

·  Great Communication skills

Benefits:

·  Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

·  Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

Please apply with your CV attached in Word format and one of our Consultants will be in touch.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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