Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 pa
Reference: GH / 11111
Type: Permanent
Sector: Purchasing, Professional & Technical Support
Deadline: 24/10/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are recruiting for a Buyer to join a leading engineering business in North Sheffield. The role will be responsible for procuring goods and service for the company to satisfy the requirements of the business through effective planning, control and delivery. 

The job

  • Process orders for materials and services for all areas of the business
  • Positively interact and maintain relationships with key suppliers/consultants
  • Proactively monitor stock levels, predicted requirements and lead times to ensure adequate material availability
  • Identify commercial opportunities
  • Provide competitive quotes for sales/operations to maximise the commercial advantage to C&W
  • Liaise with Sales, Production and Operational teams
  • Review and oversee Supplier Vending arrangements
  • Develop and maintain Price Lists within a Pricing Strategy Systems
  • Enhance and maintain the Approved Supplier system a
  • Monitor supplier performance to define the risks and opportunities
  • Visit suppliers to develop business relationships, resolve issues or confirm approved status (limited)

The person

  • Previous buying experience is essential from a manufacturing / engineering business ideally 
  • Working towards a CIPs qualification is desirable but not essential

The benefits

  • Excellent salary
  • Free parking 


Gemma Hutchinson
Key Account Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Buyer, Reference: GH / 11111". Thank you for your interest.