Buyer & Stock Controller

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
up to £25,000 per annum
27 Sep 2018
27 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

                                                                Buyer / Stock Controller

The Company:

Excel Manufacturing is an established, independent family run, manufacture of window blinds, based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We make 1000’s of bespoke blinds every week, whilst achieving the very highest quality standards within our industry.

The Positions:

We are looking for an experienced Buyer / Stock Controller, who can help us move forward, in our plans for significant growth over the next few years.

The Role:

You will be the main buyer and stock manager for this incredibly diverse business, with the responsibility of buying Components, Fabrics, Packaging and Consumables.

You will be working with a number of team members to ensure there are robust systems and processes in place, for re-ordering, stock management, minimum reorder points, to ensure we never run out of key products, but never over stock ourselves.

The business works with the best suppliers in the industry, and the role would be to enhance our relationship with these suppliers, and therefore some travel, would be required.

The Candidate:

A background in Component or Textile buying, would be useful, but not essential. The type of products used, runs into many 10,000’s SKU’s, so you must be able to handle a very diverse and broad portfolio of products.

Experience in buying B2B would be desirable along with a CIPS qualification or equivalent.

Excellent I.T and communication skills are essential as is the ability to manage a small team reporting to you.


·         Competitive Salary

·         Life Insurance

·         Bupa Healthcare – after qualifying period

·         Company Pension Scheme

·         Incentive Scheme