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2019-02-26 10:30:221970-01-01Lloyd Recruitment
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location South Croydon/Purley area
Area Surrey, UK South Croydon/Purley area
Sector Purchasing
Salary £25-32,000 + benefits package, Mon-Fri flex working around 8-6pm
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Kim Williams
Job Ref KWP9273
Lloyd Recruitment Servicesare once again partnering with this market leader in their search for a Buyer to join their small and friendly purchasing team.
With longstanding relationships in place with their portfolio of suppliers, you’ll be working across a range of different product types, and the areas you’ll be covering include:
  • Collate PO’s using their in-house ordering system
  • Oversee order report and discuss any anomalies with Purchasing Manager for final approval.
  • Ensure that prices, lead times and quantities are correct and update the system accordingly.
  • Chase suppliers for delivery dates and any items not received on time or acknowledged by suppliers.
  • Check product availability on specific sales enquires to keep any disappointments to a minimum.
Stakeholder Relationships
  • Continue to build relationships with suppliers and engage with them on new products, promotions and changes to existing products.
  • Liaise with warehouse and suppliers regarding incorrect items supplies and any delivery issues
  • Maintain supplier records including all contact details on the portfolio
  • Negotiate improved prices, terms and deals with suppliers, to maintain competitive standing in the market.
Analysis & Maintenance
  • Monitor and provide statistics for supplier OTIF, lead time changes and suggestions for product review and rationalising of specific products or ranges
  • Complete new supplier application forms
  • Flag any overstocked products and analyse data
  • Import new suppliers onto system
  • Check and validate price increases
  • Import all new pricings and SKU’s into system
NB:   Unfortunately, due to the high level of applications received by Lloyd Recruitment Services, we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates.
Keywords:  Buying, purchasing, stock, SKU, ERP, order approvals, Purchase orders, suppliers, pricing, OTIF
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