Buyer – LB

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Buyer

Salary – £30,000 per annum

Location – Bedford

Type of Contract – Permanent, Full time

 

Allstaff Recruitment are recruiting for a Buyer, to join an ever-growing construction company based in Bedfordshire. As a Buyer, you will ensure all materials for construction projects are provided to schedule and budgets, provide pricing for all materials, manage supply chain, request any needed quotes and demonstrate strong negotiation skills.

 

Essential skills for a Buyer:

  • Candidates will provide prices for all need materials included in project plans and drawings
  • Manage supply chain to balance demand vs supply to meet company objectives
  • Conduct re-sourcing exercises whilst maintaining continuity of supply
  • Manage suppliers with price discrepancies, damaged or returned material, logistics and other supply issues
  • Research, identify and select suppliers that improve commercial, quality, delivery and technology performances, in-line with established purchasing processes

 

Needed Qualifications of a Buyer:

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
  • A minimum of 5 years supply chain experience
  • Experience in the design and implementation of best c lass standards in the supply chain process
  • Previous record with vendor management with negotiation and influencing skills

 

Similar roles: buyer, purchaser, purchase, negotiations, purchase ledger

 

To apply for the Buyer position, please complete your details below and include a copy of your up to date CV. Alternatively for more information please call us on 01234 273232.

**Thank you for your interest in this Buyer position, your application will now be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants. Due to the high volume of applications Allstaff Recruitment receive, it is with regret we are unable to respond to all candidates directly. However, if you do not hear from us within seven days, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Allstaff Recruitment is an Independent Recruitment Specialist acting as an employment agency and an employment business, specialising in permanent, contract and temporary placements across a vast number of industries in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire. If you are looking for Jobs in Bedford, then look no further than the Allstaff Recruitment website for a variety of different roles across numerous industries. When looking for recruitment in Bedford, Allstaff Recruitment is genuinely interested in both our candidates and clients and aims to find the best match for you. Our ethos is simple: to build long term relationships by offering an exceptional recruitment service at all times. As a member of the REC, Allstaff Recruitment is committed to working to the highest possible standards. **

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