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Senior Buyer

Based in Scarborough

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Castle Employment are looking for a Senior Buyer to join an established business based in North Yorkshire.

The successful individual will be responsible for the procurement of goods and services.  The role would suit an experienced Buyer or would suit someone that has some experience of managing people & is working towards a CIPS qualification.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Place orders & contracts 
  • Progress & reschedule orders to meet build demand
  • Expedite purchase orders
  • Provide accurate delivery information to Production control or other departments
  • Support & drive cost reduction activity through negotiation, resourcing & supplier reduction
  • Review Suppler Performance
  • Undertake supervision of & provide support to a team of buyers


The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of purchasing practices & policies & an understanding of commercial law
  • Good negotiator, persuasive & commercially astute
  • Working  towards a CIPS qualification is desirable
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment would be beneficial
  • Experience of managing people would be an advantage


The Package:

  • Competitive Salary depending upon experience
  • Based Scarborough outskirts
  • Commutable from Scarborough, Pickering, Malton &  York & surrounding areas

For more information please call Nikki Holmes on 01723 365432 or email nikki@castle-employment.co.uk


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Closing Date:
24th March 2019
Castle Employment Agency Ltd.
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