Graduate Buyer – Peterborough – £19,500

Graduate Buyer

Peterborough

£19,500

Are you a Graduate with a passion for Buying?!

Coulter Elite Resourcing are currently looking for a Graduate Buyer to work with one of our well-established and very successful clients based in Peterborough working as part of their Purchasing team.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a enthusiastic and passionate Graduate to join a successful and growing business that will support you with the development and progression of your career. 

Principle Responsibilities for the Graduate Buyer :-

  • Learn the ‘ins and outs’ of the business and position including, the purchasing function, other departments, customer clients and the product cycles.
  • Ensure that components are ordered in time for the on-site Factory.
  • Process and Manage orders to ensure suppliers are delivering in the correct timeframe, with all cost requirements being adhered to.
  • Assist with Sourcing new suppliers and components globally.
  • Find and develop new suppliers that fit within the approved criteria for supply.
  • Prepare and circulate internal management reports.
  • Maintaining accuracy on system inputted data to allow the best visibility the planning and production departments.
  • Liaising with the NPD (New Product Development) Team during the development process of a new product range to ensure timely delivery to our customers.

Person specification:-

  • Graduate with ideally a 2:1 in a relevant degree.
  • Be willing to learn, adapt and develop.
  • Must have excellent decision-making skills and the ability to deal with difficult situations head on
  • A high level of IT skills, proficient in Microsoft office to include Microsoft Excel
  • Be able to prioritise, plan and organise workloads whilst in a busy environment
  • Good communication and inter personnel skills
  • Team player

This is a full time permanent Graduate Buyer position, Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm, offering an annual salary of £19,500 plus annual company benefits to include a 21 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, pension scheme, discount scheme on all company products and free car parking.

If this Graduate Buyer position sounds like you, then please forward your CV to Hollie Cunnington at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment consultancy based in Peterborough, Milton Keynes and London supplying permanent, temporary and contract personnel, from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally.