Junior Procurement Buyer

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£24,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    August 4, 2023

Please note, due to the demanding nature of this organisation, this position involves out of hours working. Please only apply if you are able to work the hours outlined below. 

Express Recruitment is delighted to be working alongside one of the UK’s leading FMCG distributors specialising in a wide range of home-grown products being distributed all over the UK & Europe. Due to continued growth our client is on the lookout for a Supply Chain Graduate to join their purchasing team!

This would be a perfect opportunity for a Supply Chain graduate or Junior Purchasing Assistant/Coordinator to get stuck into a new opportunity to progress into a full Buyer’s position!

In return, you will receive a starting salary of up to c£24,000 per year, alongside the working hours of Tuesday-Thursday (7:00am – 3:30pm) and Friday-Saturday (4:00am – 12:00pm).

This opportunity provides fantastic benefits including 8% pension scheme, opportunities to take part in Degree Level courses, 28 days holidays and excellent career progression opportunities!

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Maintain and build relationships with existing and new suppliers
  • Interpret trends and patterns in market requirements and make informed purchasing decisions based on your findings
  • Negotiate prices with suppliers
  • Complete regular documentation for oversea orders
  • Work closely with the goods in team to ensure all inbound stock is received accurately and on time
  • Carry out regular stock takes for all goods in

Skills & Experience 

  • Previous experience within a buying/purchasing position highly advantageous
  • Previous experience within stock control & ordering stock
  • Confident working individually and as part of a team
  • Keen desire to learn and progress career within supply chain
  • Previous experience within a face paced customer service environment highly desirable

About Express Recruitment

Express Recruitment has been offering exceptional recruitment solutions across the East Midlands since 1987, “exceeding expectations every time” of over 267,000 candidates.

We supply a diverse range of sectors including Engineering, Technology, Professional Services, Languages, Sales & Marketing, Call Centres, Commercial, Manufacturing, Local Authority, NHS, Education and Voluntary organisations. Find all of our current vacancies on 👉 https://bit.ly/3IaEnI7

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday (7:00am – 3:30pm) Friday-Saturday (4:00am – 12:00pm)

Salary: c£24,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency. IND456