Job Title: Senior Buyer
Location: Speke, Merseyside
Salary: £14.78-£18.48 per hour
Duration: 12 months, Temporary
About the company
Kelly Services are working in partnership with a company that has been working to empower their customers-all those concerned with animal health-to address these global challenges, and advance a vision of food and companionship enriching life. They strive to develop and deliver products safe for consumers, animals and the environment through innovation and a shared vision to enrich the lives of people worldwide.
About the job
You will provide purchasing support activities for Speke Manufacturing non-MRP items and services, for both product and indirect departments. You will work in close partnership with teams across the site to identifying and deliver both cost and delivery improvements. A key part of the role will include an analytical review of their current supplier spend to help identify both cost and product quality opportunities. You will be able to build and maintain constructive relationships with both internal customers and suppliers.
- Proactively support with the identification and selection of potential new suppliers
- Ensuring bench marking and market testing is undertaken with key products/services
- Acting as an interface between departments
You will have worked within a manufacturing environment and have experience of planning, buying and scheduling
- Working knowledge of SAP
- Experience within a Buyer role
- Proven negotiation skills
- Advanced Excel skills
- Excellent communication skills
- Able to work using own initiative
This is perfect for someone experienced in leading change and being able to work under little supervision to achieve results! If you are interested and have the skills as required, please apply with your CV to take advantage of this opportunity!
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