Senior Buyer

Job Description

Senior Buyer (up to £34,0000 + excellent benefits)

County Tyrone

VANRATH continue to work alongside our valued client in County Tyrone, who due to expansion, have identified the need for a Senior Buyer. Our client are arguably the largest and most successful within their industry and have amassed a global customer base with their cutting edge product ranges. This is a great career move for any passionate buyer or supply chain professional who is keen to make the next move upwards.


  • Health care provision
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance cover
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Discounts and gym membership

The ideal person:

  • Three years' purchasing / materials planning experience
  • SAP & Oracle experience
  • CIPS
  • Previous exposure to cost saving projects

Duties will include:

  • Manage a portfolio of suppliers, developing and maintaining successful supplier relationships.
  • Oversee cost saving initiatives.
  • Schedule the production of parts in line with demand.
  • Provide monthly supplier forecasts based on latest S&OP information.
  • Tender management
  • Work with suppliers to help them support our Production/Quality expectations with view to cost reduction opportunities.
  • Manage supplier Engineering Change pricing, scheduling and implementation.

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.