Buyer/Supply Chain Planner *Excellent Career opportunity*

Job Title: Buyer / Supply Chain Planner *Excellent Career opportunity*

Location: Ashford (office based)

Salary: £25k-£27k

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm (flexibility is key in this role to support the needs of the business).

Culture: Modern, forward thinking, evolving, extremely successful business with a flexible working approach, keen to support the next Buyer with their Supply Chain career.


  • Building and nurturing supplier relationships.

  • Managing a portfolio of suppliers.

  • Negotiating supplier pricing with confidence.

  • Placing Purchase orders in a timely manner.

  • Stock management.

  • Assist with planning the manufacturing schedule.


  • A Degree (or equivalent) in Business/Supply Chain is desirable.

  • Previous purchasing or supply chain experience is essential.

  • Excellent communications skills to liaise with both suppliers and internal departments.

  • Highly organised and methodical approach, with high level attention to detail.

  • Can do, proactive attitude is a must have along with the ability to work quickly and accurately to short timelines is essential.

  • Must be a team player and support team members with communication and a 'here to help' attitude.

  • Good IT skills with Excel experience a must.

Interview process:

Face to face, socially distanced in the office, our client is adhering to strict, COVID-19 safety measures.

Next steps:

If you're interested in this position and have the skills and attributes listed above then please apply today.

* Please note if you're suitable and your skills match the role you'll receive an e-mail from us. Remember to call us on 01233 611780 ASAP/within 24 hours to discuss the position in further detail with Bonnie (Candidate Manager) or Nicola (Permanent Consultant). We look forward to your application.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Nicola Hamley