Buyer

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Lusona Consultancy is working with an innovative firm operating within the renewable sector, who due to growth are looking to strengthen their procurement team with the appointment of a Buyer.

The Buyer will work closely with the sales team and provide procurement support for responses to all tender and quotation requests for both new & existing customers.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Researching the market for appropriate Suppliers and contacting them for information
  • Contacting Suppliers to obtain pricing and lead time information
  • Analysing all cost data information to drive a competitive advantage
  • Maximising buying opportunities and ensuring the best value is achieved
  • Updating all purchasing data within the ERP systems
  • Monitor and report on all procurement activity
  • Work closely with colleagues to achieve positive results for the company

Experience and knowledge required for the role:

  • Proven experience of working in a similar buying role and experience of purchasing multiple items
  • Experience of supporting Tender/Quotation requests and able to work methodically through tender/quotation request
  • Highly numerate and can analyse data to provide the best commercial return
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with Suppliers
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Proficient in the use of Excel
  • Project management skills and the ability to handle multiple projects

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please get in touch.

Permanent
27 June 2022
Procurement
Buyer
£DOE + Benefits
0141 530 4333