Buyer/Buying Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000653-1
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Anne Jagger Recruitment
  • Location: Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £23,000
  • Sector: Administration, Business Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Karen Londesborough
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01993 778541

Job Description

Anne Jagger Recruitment in Witney is working with a successful manufacturing business. We are recruiting for a full time, permanent Buyer / Buying Assistant to join their award winning company.

We are seeking someone who can work well within a busy role and handle the challenges of delivering continual supply of parts in line with the Five Rights - the Right Quality, the Right Quantity, at the Right Price, at the Right Place, at the Right Time.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Place purchase orders with the agreed timescales
  • Ensure all deliveries meet the Five Right method
  • Review and propose changes to the stocking policies
  • Ensure stock levels are met
  • Review the performance of a supplier against a provided target
  • Present in a confident and clear way to their peers at weekly sales, marketing and service team meetings
  • Build supplier relations

We are looking for someone with excellent organisation skills, attention to detail and the ability to work set processes.

This is a full time, permanent position offering the annual basic salary of circa £23,000 depending on skills and experience, 22 holidays per year (will increase with your service every year up to 27 days) plus you get your Birthday off. They also offer an attractive profit share scheme.

A cover letter confirming why you are interested in this role and why you would be a suitable candidate for this position is required as part of the applicaiton process for this position. 

For more details about this position and the full range of our temporary and permanent roles in Witney and many other Oxfordshire locations, please contact out Witney recruitment office and do also visit our website as we do not advertise ALL of our available opportunities.

Anne Jagger Recruitment Ltd is an employment agency and employment business

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, age, marital status, religion, colour, age, race, disability or sexual orientation. Each candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the tasks of the specific role.

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