Buyer - Trade Supplies
Your new company
This award winning Trade Supplies Company is renowned for its innovative way of working, social conscience, stable business plan and the core values in which it operates. Located in Merseyside, their state of the art head office provides a modern and vibrant working environment. Due to the company growing from strength to strength, an enthusiastic Buyer is needed to join its highly respected Trade Supplies Buying team.
Your new role
As Buyer, you will be responsible for the Purchasing of a wide range of building supplies and materials to our loyal trade customers. You will be required to allocate and coordinate orders to maintain stock levels to meet current demand. You will also play a key role in driving sales by creating new product ranges and delivering in line with customer's needs. You'll work with the support of the Procurement Manager and be in constant contact with stakeholders discussing new products and informing them of ways to improve efficiency.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role, you must have experience of Buying, Stock Control or Supply Chain Management in a Trade Supplies / Trade Counter environment, preferably where you have been responsible for the Procurement of building materials. You will have a proven track record in building and maintaining supplier relationships, including sourcing and procuring a diverse range of construction materials to tight deadlines. You will also be a competent negotiator who is able to identify new products on the market that could deliver cost and quality efficiencies.
What you'll get in return
In return you can expect a competitive basic salary along with generous annual leave, flexi-time and corporate discounts. It will also give you the opportunity to get your foot in the door at an organisation where there will be numerous opportunities to progress. You will also be working with experienced, ambitious, like-minded individuals who will be supporting you every step of the way.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably we are unable to do so due to the high volumes we receive. If you've not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.