Purchasing/Procurement Director or Manger
£excellent package + generous bonus

Buying Manager

Ref: 158| Posted: 18th Feb 2019

Our client is a leading supplier of specialist materials & associated equipment throughout the UK. With a wide and varied client base, they are growing steadily and pride themselves on product quality and delivery.

They are a sociable group of individuals who promote a healthy work life balance and welcome future colleagues who are positive, upbeat and fun.

They now have a new opportunity for a talented purchasing professional to join their team.

This position will report directly to the Managing Director.


As a Buying Manager you will be required to:


Create strong supplier relationship that are commercially viable and sustainable for both parties

Meet agreed financial KPI's including sales, profitability & stock loss.

Working  to support customer awareness of the portfolio of products & range availability

Looking at both localise & national buying strategies.

Produce accurate data that supports robust analysis

Influence stakeholders successfully to secure beneficial outcomes


A personable and driven individual, you will enjoy working as part of a team and being accountable.


Beneficial experience would be:-

Have previous experience at a Buyer, Buying Manager, Senior Buyer or Category Manager level within manufacturing/ Production/ Distribution

A proven ability to produce and implement a successful buying strategy

Able to work in a fast paced environment with commercially minded individuals

striving to influence & continuously improve KPIs and ways of working


This really is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in a well established and successful business.


All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.