Buyer

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
08 Mar 2018
Closes
06 Apr 2018
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to pursue a career in procurement with a global, blue chip organisation? Are you a recent graduate and do you have a passion for procurement? If so, this Buyer role could be perfect for you.

I am recruiting for a Buyer for a global organisation based in Birmingham. This organisation strive to promote from within and offer training that is second to none. There are extensive opportunities for career progression both nationally and globally.

As Buyer, you will build close relationships with internal and external clients, manage supplier relationships, carry out sourcing activity, create and send out RFQs and be a specialist in the use of systems including SAP and Ariba.

To be considered for the Buyer role you will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Strong influencing skills
  • Excellent negotiation ability
  • Strong analytical skills
  • The ability to build successful relationships at all levels
  • Ideally you will have experience of SAP and Ariba
  • An outgoing and confident personality along with the ambition to progress


In return the successful Buyer will receive a salary of circa £25,000 - £28,000 dependent upon experience, along with 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension scheme, flexible working and other competitive benefits.


Gleeson Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist recruiter of leadership roles and technical specialists on both a permanent and temporary basis, into a number of industries including 3PL, construction, retail, service sector, automotive, aerospace, general manufacturing and FMCG. Please visit our website www.gleeson-rg.com for further information about our services and to view all of our roles.

To apply for this Buyer position, please click on the "apply now" button and your CV will be sent directly to the responsible recruiter. We will respond to successful applicants within 7 days, however please feel free to get in touch if you would like any further information about your application.