Adore Recruitment
£25000 - £30000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Buyer £25,000 - £30,000 pro rata 6 Month Maternity Cover Contract Thurrock, Essex LA725128 Are you available immediately? Our leading Essex based manufacturing company is currently recruiting for a Junior Buyer to join there thriving team. Key Duties: ERP data maintenance via JD Edwards - Price maintenance, supplier set up, packaging and ingredient code set up Tender management assistance Administration support to procurement team Invoice queries Report compilation To ensure best trade terms, with lowest cost, best quality and service through competition Contribute to the development of the packaging budget, by understanding the various markets and their impact Researching the market for new providers to meet the current and future requirements of the business Ensuring all purchase orders are up to date with commodity codes and prices To work with the Quality Management Team and suppliers to maintain and improve quality standards of packaging materials. To help to resolve quality issues Ensure the timely delivery of amendments / new artworks to printers, by close liaison with the Marketing and R&D departments, following the artwork approval system The Successful Candidate: Must be available immediately Strong administrational skills Excellent Microsoft Office skills Previous procurement experience Experience of JD Edwards desirable Food industry, FMCG and/or manufacturing experience CIPS member preferred but not essential Due to the high response received for some vacancies we regret that we are sometimes unable to reply to all applicants. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details and notify you of any other opportunities. Please note, you will be asked to provide your eligibility to work in the UK. For more information on this position please contact Lisa at Adore Recruitment. This job was originally posted as