Senior Buyer

Telford Permanent £45,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Join an expanding, award-winning company
  • Location: Telford

About Our Client

This organisation is a respected player in the FMCG industry with a team exceeding 500 employees. The company is known for its commitment to innovation and quality, boasting a broad range of award-winning products. Based in Telford, it continues to experience rapid expansion.

Job Description

  • Implement effective purchasing strategies across the company.
  • Negotiate with suppliers for favourable terms and pricing.
  • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities.
  • Develop a strategic approach for procurement and material management.
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers to maintain quality of goods.
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand.
  • Ensure adherence to laws, regulations and ISO requirements.
  • Supervise, mentor, and develop junior members of the Procurement team.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Senior Buyer should have:

  • A degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration.
  • Prior experience in a similar role within the FMCG industry.
  • Strong negotiation and networking skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of supplier or third-party management software.
  • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers.
  • Experience in collecting and analysing data.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary range between £45,000 to £55,000 per year.
  • A chance to build and grow a department in a rapidly expanding, award-winning company.
  • Market-leading annual leave starting at 23 days plus 8 bank holidays (31 days in total), which grows with the length of service.
  • The privilege of having your birthday off, ensuring you can always enjoy your special day.

If you're ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role as a Senior Buyer in the FMCG industry, don't hesitate to apply today.

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Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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