Buyer

  • 11/07/2018
  • Ref.0241

On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Buyer to work for a major client based in North Killingholme. This is a contract position for approximately 12 months, which may be extended. This position will be working full time hours Monday to Friday.

Job dimensions

  • Process Purchase Requisitions to Purchase Orders in SAP.
  • Launch and handle Requests for Information and Requests for Quotations thorough Ariba.
  • Negotiate with Contractors/Suppliers.
  • Agree contractual terms with Contractors/Suppliers in conjunction with the Senior Buyer.

 

Activities/Responsibilities

  • Process purchase/quotation request requisitions to obtain goods and/or services at the most advantageous terms for the Company, in accordance with the relevant standards, specifications, technical and quality requirements to ensure maximum benefit & to protect the Health & Safety of employees.
  • Formulate Contracts.
  • Negotiate with Vendors/Contractors.           
  • Develop contract strategy in conjunction with Requesters.
  • Maintain & Report Purchasing actions.

 

Qualifications/experience required

  • Commercial background (min 5years)
  • Purchasing experience 
  • Professionally qualified
  • Analytical ability,  negotiation skills, communication skills 
  • Computer skills: Microsoft products, Outlook, Ariba (or equivalent), SAP.
  • Knowledge of Legal requirements
  • Knowledge of technical specifications
  • Knowledge of legislation relating to purchasing