Graduate Buyer (Science / Engineering)

Job Description

Graduate Buyer (Science / Engineering / Business)

£20,000 +

County Antrim

VANRATH are delighted to be representing a global manufacturing business, with the HQ here in Northern Ireland. As our client continues to grow and expand their operations, they are now recruiting for a Graduate Buyer to join them on a full-time permanent basis. You are not required to have any experience, however a placement year in a similar setting is advantageous. This is a great chance for a passionate graduate, eager to kick start their career.

The ideal person:

  • Science, Engineering or Business-related degree (at least 2:1)
  • Willingness to travel
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Duties will include:

  • Order materials and components for the R&D teams
  • Ensure that inventory status is maintained to assist with high production levels
  • Negotiate with suppliers to ensure on time delivery of goods, at high quality condition
  • Identify and implement cost reduction opportunities
  • Prepare and issue quotation requests

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Supply Chain/Logistics jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Michael Irwin in the strictest confidence.