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Commodity Buyer

Talk Staff Group Limited
Bargate, Belper, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Sep 24, 2022

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Full Time
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Are you an experienced buyer looking for a new and exciting challenge? Our reputable client based on the outskirts of Ripley are looking to hire a Commodity Buyer to join their growing business. You will have excellent communication skills with an interest in data analysis.

To be considered for the role, you'll require the following essentials:

Current or recent experience in working within a purchasing / buying role
Experience within FMCG, Manufacturing or Engineering (or similar) industries
Possess excellent written and communication skills
Have a genuine interest in data analysis
The ideal candidate will have experience in SAP, however this is not essential. You will be an excellent communicator and a great team player.

Within this position, you'll also be:

Managing suppliers in relation to commodities
Liaising with other Commodity Buyers to align with commodity strategies, policies and procedures
Monitoring supplier performance and ensuring performance in line with goals and objectives
Negotiating with suppliers to achieve success in line wth expectations
Managing issues relating to performance (OTIF) and quality of suppliers
Working closely with the finance department and managing material price variances
Updating purchasing data whilst evaluating and raising ECR's
Supporting Project Buyers and managing new product line introductions
Setting up new part codes on the system, creating of purchasing and master data

Salary, Working Hours & Benefits

Salary is £ 32,000 - £37,500 per annum dependant on experience

Working hours are Monday - Friday - Hybrid working model

25 days holiday + bank holidays

Generous pension scheme

Free car parking

Wellbeing programme


Talk Staff Recruitment is an established division of Talk Staff Group and works with companies throughout the East Midlands and UK with roles including many areas such as: Accountancy & Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Contact Centre and Office Support.

Talk Staff Recruitment act as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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