Overview

Senior Buyer
Job Ref : HKSBW1504/NM-19/SBYM
Crumlin, Co Antrim
£Excellent DOE
Our client researches and develops innovative, high quality solutions designed to make diagnostic testing more accurate. They are now looking for a Senior Buyer to join their team.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a procurement professional with great negotiation skills to take on a new challenge with an exciting international company.
Offering technologically advanced solutions and a pioneering way of doing things, our client provides the perfect arena to advance your skills and become involved in any number of exciting procurement projects.
As a Senior Buyer, you will be tasked with negotiating and purchasing products and services from suppliers.
Focusing on maximising value for money, receiving quality service and pursuing sustainable solutions, you will support strategic departmental objectives and progress preferred suppliers.
Specifically, you’ll be sourcing and purchasing materials, including scientific products, for the R&D and manufacturing divisions. You’ll ensure that continued production can be maintained and lean principles are adhered to.
Additionally, your role will involve:
– Communicating with suppliers regarding deliveries and expected quality
– Preparing and issuing quotation requests and carrying out quotation analysis
– Negotiating with suppliers
– Monitoring costs and exploring and implementing cost reduction activities
Interested? If so, you must have:
– Demonstrable negotiation experience gained within a purchasing role
– Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel and PowerPoint
– A CIPS qualification (or the willingness to work towards this)
– A degree level qualification at 2:1 or above in a science, engineering or business related discipline
Accurate and motivated, as a Senior Buyer, you’ll also need strong interpersonal, communication and team working skills and the ability to adhere to tight deadlines.
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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.
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