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Omega Resource Group

Senior Buyer

Location: Gloucester

Pay Range/details: £40,000 - £50,000

Contract Type: Permanent

Do you have a passion for procurement? Are you proactive and a great communicator who enjoys working with suppliers? Our client is looking for a hardworking, self motivated person to join their team

Key Responsibilities Senior Buyer

  • Lead negotiations with suppliers to secure favourable pricing, terms, and conditions while ensuring compliance with company policies and legal requirements.
  • Continuously identify cost-saving opportunities, implement cost reduction initiatives, and drive efficiency in the procurement process. Conduct periodic reviews to ensure cost-effectiveness.
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies aligned with the company's goals and objectives.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to forecast demand, monitor inventory levels, and implement strategies to optimise inventory turnover and minimise stockouts.
  • Identify and mitigate potential risks in the supply chain, such as supply disruptions. Develop contingency plans to minimise the impact of unforeseen events.

Qualifications & Requirements Senior Buyer

  • Over 3 years experience as a buyer
  • Strong knowledge of procurement principles and practices
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to interpret data and make informed decisions
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Familiarity with legal and contractual frameworks
  • Degree or CIPS/management qualifications (preferable)

What we can offer Senior Buyer

  • Free Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme

For more information on this role, please contact Zoey Bunn on (phone number removed) or send a copy of your CV to (url removed)

Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Omega Resource Group is an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

Omega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.