Junior Buyer

Dependent on Experience

Job Description

Our client based in Beeston are looking for a Junior Buyer to join their team due to the expansion of their company. You will effectively ensure that raw material is available for the production teams whilst trying to achieve 0% waste. Our client would consider graduates who have studied supply chain or similar and done a placement ideally. 

Tuesday to Saturdays (Tues- Thurs 7am to 3pm, Fri and Sat 4am to 12pm). 
Salary around £22,000 depending on experience.

  • A competitive salary
  • A supportive management team with an open door policy
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Monthly team lunches, Christmas hampers and team building events
  • Opportunities to take part in Degree Level Apprenticeships and training courses if required
  • Opportunities to progress with a promote from within attitude
  • Close to good transport links (bus and tram) with car parking available on site
Junior Buyer - The Role:
  • To ensure that raw materials are available from approved suppliers to meet production demand with a target of 100% availability
  • Stock taking
  • Supplier Approval
  • Admin support for Supply Chain
  • To source new ingredients for our busy NPD Team
Junior Buyer - The Candidate:
  • Experience in working in a similar role preferred
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment with short life products
  • Comfortable working in a high pressure environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Great communication skills to all levels of stakeholders