• £22k - 24k
  • Maidstone, Kent
  • Vital Parts

About the role

We have a vacancy for a Buyer to join our team. Vital Parts is a modern, fast paced, fledgling company who are experiencing a high level of year on year growth.

Duties would include

Reviewing, entering and processing purchase orders

Analysing stock levels and calculating new re-order levels based on lead times

Monitoring and reviewing supplier performance

Negotiating prices and terms with suppliers

Managing freight forwarders and making sure the documentation is correct

Helping to implement new software to streamline the most cost effective purchasing

Identifying and implementing process improvements

What you need

Ideally experience in purchasing

Demonstrates enthusiasm and passion about making a difference

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Possess the ability to negotiate effectively

Ability to build successful working relationships

Show self-motivation and a positive attitude

Strong team player, working effectively in a team based environment

Attention to detail is important for this role

This role would suit a graduate or individual with strong negotiating skills or previous experience in purchasing.

Benefits include

Being part of a Goldman Sachs high growth SME recognised company

Company bonuses when achieving targets

Fast progression opportunities due to company growth

Never work your birthday policy

Social work environment

28 days holiday (including bank holidays)

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