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Graduate Job Buyer / Procurement / Purchasing

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Networx Recruitment
Reference: WRXBU10452
Salary: £22,950 to £27,000  

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Buyer / Procurement / Purchasing

Oswestry, Shropshire

£22,950 to £27,000


A family owned company established for 45 years, our client is passionate about the design, manufacture and supply of timber products bringing in new concepts using various materials, such as metals and glass to transform your home and garden.


They are now looking for a talented Buyer to join them at their Oswestry office to develop and manage all aspects of the supply chain.


Reporting to the Head of Purchasing you will actively search for the best value suppliers and products sourcing from environmentally and socially responsible companies. You will identify areas to reduce or remove waste and cost, this may include considering alternative suppliers and processes in order to gain the best price for the business. You will be responsible for ensuring that suppliers meet the required capacity and go out and meet with them when necessary. Liaising with Marketing and other technical departments you will ensure quality criteria is achievable within the supply chain.


Along with these duties you will also identify gaps in performance; this will include discussing training, coaching and development of your skills.


The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent and be qualified, working towards or willing to undertake MCIPS. Our client are looking for a driven and committed individual who has the ability to work to tight deadlines and remain focused under pressure. You will be an excellent communicator with the capability to build strong relationships with both suppliers and colleagues. Due to the nature of the role excellent IT skills are also required.


networx are not a typical  agency. We manage applications on behalf of our clients. After applying for this role you will be sent an email - it is essential you read this in order to complete your application. Please note, unlike a traditional agency we do not hold a database of candidates so will not contact you about other roles

Location: West Midlands

Recruiter Details

Sarah Nichols
Networx Recruitment
01943 467 766

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