Assistant Buyer

Talent HQ
From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
TalentHQ Recruitment: Our goal is to 'find the right talent the right job' Position: Assistant Buyer Location: Stevenage Contract: Permanent - 8am-5pm Monday - Friday Main purpose of the role: This position will cover a number of functions and operations, primarily and where needed, in consultation with the Procurement Manager Assistant Buyer: Do you have a minimum of 3 years experience within the mechanical and electrical industry? Maybe you hold strong communication skills? Are you computer literate? Do you have the ability to build professional working relationships with internal/external stakeholders? Would you be able to have a positive approach with the determination to succeed? Maybe you have previous experience of subcontract procurement? Do you hold a CIPS membership or an equivalent or even working towards? If you answer YES to the above, then this position could be the exciting career opportunity as an Assistant Buyer you’re looking for Job Duties: Keep a keen eye on changing purchasing trends on products which would be more effective to the company Where necessary on current orders, complete site views of material under production Monitor procurement through current internal procedures and report on performance of this monthly In conjunction with the estimating and finance departments, you will contribute to the mainenance and monitoring of a supplier/manufacturers/subcontractor database Support the maintaining of the database prices and discounts to ensure products are correct, still valid and that prices are updated and discounts applied About TalentHQ Recruitment: TalentHQ Ltd are an "Award Winning" recruitment consultancy which is headed up by a team of talented consultants. Within our HQ we specialise in adding 'talent' within Temporary & Permanent positions across all Business Support roles from Junior to Senior Management. We are proud to work with a leading number of blue-chip companies as well as smaller SME’s businesses throughout the UK. TalentHQ - FSB Hertfordshire - Best New Business - Winners 2014 & Most Inspiring New Business 2015. This job was originally posted as