Buyer

  • Location
    Workington, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £ 21000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - AAT
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-042019-60541

We are looking for a candidate who has come from an engineering background ideally with an engineering degree.



  • Negotiate agreements for the supply of goods and services to meet project requirements at optimum costs.

  • Source items as necessary to ensure that all relevant items/services are available to deliver all projects on time, and at minimum cost.

  • Identify new and alternative sources of supply to avoid over dependence on too few suppliers and maintain market competitiveness.

  • Support the monitoring of supplier performance to ensure that they confirm to the conditions of contract and that they remain as viable businesses capable of meeting the company's needs.

  • Initiate and negotiate annual contracts for specified goods and services to provide project engineers with call off facilities that meet their needs cost effectively.

  • Liaise with Project Engineers, Stores, and Operational personnel to gain a full understanding of their needs and brief them on improved sources of supply.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Amy Moore