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Role: Buyer
Salary: £28,000 – £30,000
Location: Chesterfield
Type: Permanent

Are you a senior level buyer with a strong commercial awareness looking for your next challenge? 2fawcett have an exciting opportunity for a buyer to join a market leading manufacturer. The successful purchasing professional will assist to drive the purchasing function as part of the purchasing and planning team.

Role & Responsibilities of the Buyer

  • Manage supplier relations and performance to ensure material requirements are met.
  • Review MRP suggestions and action accordingly to maintain stock levels and satisfy projected demand of components and factored goods.
  • Manage all purchase orders from conception through to delivery.
  • Manage importation of goods from overseas suppliers, including FCL, LCL and airfreight shipments.
  • Ensure supplier’s quality standards are met with support from the QC team.
  • Schedule deliveries in line with production demand, expediting and delaying deliveries where necessary.
  • Maintain supplier/item pricing within the organisations ERP system, to ensure accurate purchase values.

Requirements of the Assistant Buyer

  • Experienced buyer with strong commercial awareness and proven record in sourcing new leading products
  • Direct experience negotiating terms with suppliers
  • Outstanding organisation skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and work to multiple deadlines
  • Advanced Excel, knowledge of database sourcing and comfortable with ERP systems

What will you get in return

  • Excellent Salary
  • Progression & Development
  • Life insurance
  • On site parking



Working Hours

Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm


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