Buyer 6 Month Contract

REED Procurement and Supply Chain are working closely with a well-established manufacturer in Newcastle to recruit a Buyer on a 6 month contract basis due to increased workload. 

The full-time equivalent salary on offer is £28,000 per annum and the working hours are Monday to Friday 08:30-17:00.

My client are looking to offer an ASAP start w/c Monday 13th May so you will need to be immediately available with no notice period. 

Job Duties:

  • Manage the supplier base for all materials and provide purchasing service to meet demands
  • Negotiation and sourcing activities
  • Supplier visits
  • Reduce purchasing transactional costs through utilising the SAP system
  • Carry out projects as and when required

Person Specification:

  • Manufacturing and/or Engineering Buying experience is desirable
  • Must be available to start work immediately
  • Relevant Purchasing experience
  • Full driving license