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Buyer/Senior Buyer - Electrical

Job Title: Buyer/Senior Buyer - Electrical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91635
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.93573.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 04, 2013 10:51

Job Description

One of the largest multi-branded retail chains in the UK is looking for a strong [Senior Buyer](/searches/senior-buyer-jobs) for its Electricals division. In this role you will be offered an excellent package and an opportunity to work with a dynamic team, should you have the following qualifications: * Have a strong procurement experience particularly in the electricals category * Demonstrate excellent influencing and negotiation skills * Managing, leading and motivating a team of buyers * Work on tight deadlines with regard to product sign-off process and overall buying calendar * Build a strong supplier relationships that will deliver increasing value to the business * Accurately sourcing innovative products from key suppliers and undertaking supplier visits where necessary * Consistently and critically monitor and maintain the supply chain * Efficient forecasting skills The candidate showing resourceful acumen will be rewarded sufficiently, enjoying high-profile status. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.