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Lead Buyer (4 day week)

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Lead Buyer (4 day week)
Glasgow
£35,000 - £55,000 + Training + 4 day week + Pension + Holiday
An excellent opportunity for someone with excellent buying and purchasing experience to join a well-established electrical switchgear manufacturing company.
On offer is an exciting role in a company that value employee growth and training. You will be managing a tight knit team where you will be encouraged to expand your knowledge and explore all aspects of the business.
The business itself specialise in providing bespoke solutions to suit their clients electrical power system needs. They have over 30 years' global experience in their sector and offer services from Scotland all the way to the Australasian and Eastern markets. They are looking for a long lasting employee who is looking to grow with the company. The company have also introduced a 4 day working week which means that every weekend will be a long weekend in this role!
In the role, you will be leading the buying team to ensure an organised workload, maintained relationships with clients and encourage a strong team work ethic. You will be reporting directly to the managing director who will work alongside you to ensure smooth running of the company.
This is a great opportunity for someone who has previously worked in buying and is looking to progress into a management role, or has experience as a lead buyer and is looking to join a well-established, nurturing company.
In this role you will:

  • Lead the buying team, organise the workload and attend meetings as required
  • Maintain relationships with current suppliers while looking for opportunities to work with new suppliers
  • Liaise closely with internal departments
  • Maintain stock accuracy and update stock records on stock ERP system (Sage 200)



The person:

  • Anyone with extensive purchasing or buying experience



Reference Number: BBBH155294

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Niamh Rourke at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.

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