Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Senior Buyer


  • North West
  • £ DOE
  • Non-Laboratory & Other Scientific Roles

About this job

Fantastic opportunity for a Senior Strategic Buyer to join a worldwide manufacturer of niche scientific equipment.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

  • Contract negotiations and formulation of policies with suppliers
  • Recommendation of supplier selection
  • Increasing company revenue by adherence to cost down requirements
  • Supervision of a Buyers team
  • Contribute to supplier performance reviews

You will be ideally educated to degree level (or equivalent) and have gained experience within a manufacturing purchasing environment. Excellent communication and IT skills are an absolute must, as is the desire and determination to succeed in a highly visible environment.

This position will also include interim managerial responsibilities depending upon experience.

Contact VRS now for further details!

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