Junior Buyer

Accountable for enabling the Demand Planner by sharing your insight around pricing, availability of products etc. Joining a high-performing supply chain team, you will be the key contact for commercial teams and share relevant communication, guiding and influencing the buying decisions of the procurement team.

Junior Buyer
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Permanent
£33,000
September 6, 2022
The Role:
To be the right person for Supply Chain Administrator role you will need a direct background in helping the smooth running of the supply chain department through administrative duties.We also need you to have prior a background in processing order confirmations from suppliers quickly and effectively, liaising with other departments where necessary.It's important that you also have the following:
- Fantastic office admin skills
- MS Office proficiency, particularly excel and outlookspeakactive skills, especially to be able to speak externally with suppliers and internally with colleagues
- Good time management and organisational skills to meet timescales and deadlines

Excellent attention to detailIs that you?

If so, send us your CV.

Even if you're a graduate with a degree in a relevant or related background but are short of experience, we would still encourage you to apply.
The Package:
The basic salary for the Supply Chain Administrator role is between £20,000 and £25,000 per annum.
The Company:
They've been around since 1936 and they are a global team of 160,000 employees. This business part of the wider group provides high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.Think that this Supply Chain Administrator role is right for you? Then we'd love to hear from you.Click the 'Apply Now' button, send us your CV and we'll consider you for the first round of interviews.You could be right for this Supply Chain Administrator position if you've previously worked as any of the following: Supply Chain Assistant, Supply Chain Administrator or a Supply Chain Coordinator.
Please Note:
This is a fixed-term maternity cover contract role, planned to last 12 months and is inside IR35. But, there is an excellent possibility of becoming permanent

We're looking for a talented Junior Buyer to work for our client.

They want to recruit someone with a demonstrable background in buying, ideally from a food manufacturing environment.

If that's you, then you could be precisely what they're looking for, even if you've got limited work background but have recently graduated in a relevant or related field.

The Role:

As the Junior Buyer, you will be accountable for enabling the Demand Planner by sharing your insight around pricing, availability of products etc. Joining a high-performing supply chain team, you will be the key contact for commercial teams and share relevant communication, guiding and influencing the buying decisions of the procurement team.

The standard working hours for this position are Monday to Friday.

The Candidate:

The ideal person for this Junior Buyer role will have relevant background in buying, ideally from a food manufacturing environment. You'll also need a background in sharing your insight around pricing, availability of products etc.

Does that sound like you? If so, we'd love to see your CV.

And if you're a recent graduate with a degree in a relevant or related discipline but minus the experience, we still want to hear from you.

This position could be right for you if you want to work as any of the following: Junior Buyer, Buying Administrator or Purchasing Administrator.

The Package:

Basic salary:  Up to £33,000 per annum

Benefits include:

The Company:

They are one of the largest meat manufacturing groups in the country. An FTSE 250 listed group employing over 2,500 people across six European sites. As a business they've been around since 1994.

They're a great company to work for. People join them for many reasons, such as they:

Interested? If you think you're right for this Junior Buyer role, then click the 'Apply Now' button, send us your CV, and we'll consider you for the first round of interviews.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Food Recruit can only process applications from candidates who are current residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will try to contact you following your application, due to the high volume of applications, this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days, unfortunately, your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities.

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