Role details

Senior Buyer

Wrexham   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Buyer
  • Indirect - Capex, FM

About Our Client

Our client is a truly global, specialty pharmaceutical business. Present in over 100 countries with a turnover exceeding €1 billion, you will be working for a genuine market leader. You will undertake supplier relationship and category management within the Group to ensure the Company meets its strategic objectives.

Job Description


Primary Purposes of Position




To ensure that the purchasing requirements for CAPEX (variable currently circa £10m) and Facilities & Maintenance Management (circa £5m) of the Company are carried out in an efficient and effective manner.



To ensure that goods and services of appropriate quality are procured at best value from approved Suppliers and are delivered in full and on time.



To undertake supplier relationship and category management within the Group to ensure the Company meets its strategic objectives.







Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure GMP sensitive stock requirements are purchased from the correct, quality approved supplier.
  • Manage and maintain strategic partnership to deliver supply chain key objectives e.g. Risk Management and Supplier Relationship Management.
  • Negotiate best value prices, lead times and terms for the company for goods and services as allocated by Purchasing Manager, either alone or supervised depending on commodity.
  • Build strong supplier relationships, to ensure maximum support in actioning complaints/queries in a timely manner to a satisfactory resolution.
  • Provide Purchasing Manager with support and assistance on strategic contracts and other ad-hoc contracts as requested.
  • Ensure supplier spend reports and ad-hoc reports produced, when requested by Purchasing Manager.
  • Perform ad-hoc tasks against business needs as required by the Purchasing Manager from time to time.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally CIPs qualified, you will possess knowledge and experience of working within a purchasing network, contributing to and leading categories of spend.

What's on Offer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world leading business.



Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits

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