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Buyer

Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire
Salary: £40 - £45K Per Annum + Car + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q88289
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: drw.86300.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 01, 2012 15:40

Job Description

This large pub and restaurant business has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Buyer to join its wider Purchasing team. In this role you will be responsible for the purchasing of Non-Food consumables although Buyers with strong experience from other categories are also sought, particularly those with experience in Food or Retail. The Buying team is currently working towards mitigating cost price inflation and rationalising product ranges so there will be several large strategic tenders in which you will be involved. To be successful as the new Senior Buyer, you will need: * Several years' experience in a Procurement function * The abiltiy to build long terms relationships with suppliers * Good negotiation skills when tendering and contracting * A degree or equivalent and ideally a CIPS qualification * Excellent interpersonal and communication skills * Strong data and cost analysis skills This role offers an exceptional central location and strong benefits package including bonus, pension and healthcare benefits. If you’re an experience Buyer or currently a Senior Buyer looking for a company which offers support and recognition, coupled with a fun working environment, then please apply now.