Buyer (County Durham)

Buyer – competitive salary along with an excellent selection of company benefits
Our client is a specialist manufacturer based south of Durham. They are expanding their supply chain team and are looking to appoint a new Buyer who will drive all purchasing activities.
The Company:
The company is extremely stable and offers real progression within their business. They have over recent years, won substantial contracts with well-known brands and plans for future growth plans.

  • They have an excellent mix of experience within their team, with a personable and teamworking culture

The Position:
We’re looking for a Buyer to join their supply chain team. Ideally you will have worked within a manufacturing business previously and the successful candidate MUST have previous successful purchasing career.
The salary offered is in the region of £28,000

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 Statutory Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Retail discounts
  • Cycle to work scheme


  • Previous Purchasing experience
  • Successful negotions with suppliers
  • Pro-actively reduce cost
  • Working knowledge of MRP


  • Sourcing new parts, suppliers or sub-contractors
  • Lead negotiation for the best total price in terms of quality, price, terms deliveries and services with suppliers
  • Responsible for the preparation and processing of purchase orders and documents
  • Manage purchase forecasts to suppliers and coordinate engineering changes when applicable with suppliers

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent working hours, early Friday finish
  • Great company benefits
  • Have the opportunity to develop a successful purchasing career in a stand alone position

Job Reference: BBBH3138_1539245594

Salary: Up to £28000.00 per annum

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