Working for a well known IT reseller in the Basingstoke area, working 3 days in the office and 2 working from home, they work Monday to Friday.

As a buyer you will:

  • Be responsible for all stock replenishment on run rate product.

  • Forecasting stock as required

  • Support and interrogate all customer forecasts

  • Negotiate, maintain and improve all terms and pricing with supplier

  • Take ownership of vendor issues and look for process and efficiency improvements

  • Raise, get approved and send purchase orders to suppliers, whilst adhering to all relevant procedures

  • Resolve queries or discrepancies on supplier invoices

  • Ensure all price protections and claims are communicated to the vendor bid team.

  • Plan and report end of month forecast stock holding on a weekly basis

  • Complete aged stock reporting and attend weekly meetings

  • Maintain supplier relationships, organise and attend regular meetings and QBR's

  • Delegation of tasks to the Assistant Buyers

Skills & Aptitude:

  • Excellent Communication skills

  • Negotiation Skills

  • Commercial Awareness

  • Product Knowledge

  • Planning & Organisation

  • Flexibility, adaptability & Initiative

  • Confidence & Determination

  • Performance maximisation

  • Good administrative skills.

  • Demonstrate a strong awareness of and commitment to Ethics and Compliance and the Group Business Conduct Guidelines.

If this role is of interest please apply online or email

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