Buyer (12 month FTC)

Buyer (12 month FTC)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Osborne

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8950

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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A large food manufacturing company based in Northern Shropshire is currently seeking a Buyer to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract basis. This role will report in to the Procurement Manager.

The successful Buyer will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines. You must have good IT skills, excellent customer service skills, the ability to multitask and an interest in working in the food manufacturing industry. Experience of managing new and existing suppliers would also be hugely advantageous for this role. 

Key Responsibilities for Buyer include –
• Ensure all paperwork is completed within deadline.
• Develop and maintain relationships with internal and external stake holders.
• Monitor daily forecasts, place orders and chasing outstanding PO’s.
• Manage dry goods and packaging materials in accordance with customer demand.
• Manage intake of products from suppliers.
• Produce daily delivery report.
• Measure supplier performance and feedback.

Application via CV or call 0151 666 8955

Scantec specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis.

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