Assistant Buyer


£24,000-£27,000 DEO


I am seeking a professional Assistant Buyer to join an established and reputable organisation just outside Marple. 

Full time, part time or ‘school hours’ will be considered.

The succesful candidate with be able to –

  • deliver a comprehensive buying function for the business, supporting the business in the efficient delivery of a wide range of bespoke manufacturing projects.
  • Procuring quality products in a cost efficient and timely manner is a priority for this role
  • adhere to the buying processes, policies and frameworks. 
  • assist in the procurement of standard and bespoke goods and materials, at best value.
  • be involved in the procurement of waste management services, at best value.
  • support and manage our existing supply chain partners – negotiating rebates and setting up credit accounts where possible.
  • To identify and communicate opportunities for new supply chain partners to the Operations Manager.
  • provide cover for any person within the Buying team as required
  • assist in reconciling credit card receipts for purchases. 
  • assist in the stock control and purchasing process of company clothing and Personal Protective Clothing (PPE).
  • assist in producing and evaluating buying statistics.
  • raise Purchase Orders in Javelin, manage invoice queries and chase orders where required.
  • have previous knowledge of the buying process and experience of negotiation.
  • have ideally a minimum of 12 months previous experience of using Javelin or a similar buying/accounts system.

Please contact me in the strictest of confidence to discuss this opportunity in more depth

    Assistant Buyer

    Contract Type: Full-Time

    Salary Range: £24,000-£27,000 DEO

    Location: Marple

    Employment Field: Industrial

    Posted: 1 month ago

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