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Buyer (Belfast / Hybrid 35k)

Job Description

Job description

VANRATH are delighted to be working with a Top 100 organisation operating in the manufacturing industry. With a global reach, this is a fantastic opportunity to gain international experience. My client requires a Buyer to join their dynamic team.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary - £35,602
  • Excellent working environment
  • Hybrid working pattern
  • Flexi-time
  • On-site parking
  • Initial interim contract with view to go permanent

About your next employer

VANRATH are delighted to be working with a global leader in manufacturing. You will be responsible for performing sourcing, commercial and contractual activities focusing on price, contract terms and conditions, quality and technical specifications across a number of commodities.

About you

  • Minimum HNC in business related subject or relevant qualification
  • 2 years' + experience with a Sourcing or Procurement role
  • Solid IT skills
  • Demonstrable experience of ERP/MRP systems

What you'll do

  • Negotiate, administrate and control supplier contracts to ensure continuity of contractual cover.
  • Prepare and issue requests for request for proposals to supply base.
  • Identify and realise cost optimisation opportunities and support sites /business units with appropriate sourcing strategies.
  • Manage the application of contractual remedies against breaches.
  • Support the development of new sources of supply and establish strategic alliances.
  • Maintain all Sourcing related systems to the highest levels of data accuracy.
  • Commercial liaison including resolution of claims.
  • Cost management.

To apply today contact Ethan Boylan in the strictest confidence.

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''Very pleased with the service provided and extremely appreciative to VANRATH, who I'd highly recommend.''

''VANRATH was very helpful in assisting me in obtaining my new employment post. They made care to stay in touch, inform me of any updates and gave me some excellent interview advice. Thank you for all your assistance; I wouldn't think twice about using VANRATH again. Outstanding service.''