Purchaser / Buyer

Capex have been retained for a progressive specialist contractor / manufacturer based in the Midlands area. The company is centrally located accessible to those based in the Midlands, Western or Northeast regions.  


This role involves negotiating and managing the purchase of materials and services for factory production and ensuring continuity of supply for the smooth operation of manufacturing activities.  The company is looking for a candidate with Strong communication, leadership and organizational skills. The ability to work as part of a dynamic team and to appreciate the operational needs of the business is key.


The Role:

  • Overseeing the procurement of all materials and services for factory operations.
  • Preparing and updating procurement schedules to align with planned factory production.
  • Implementing and enforcing the company’s procurement policies and procedures.
  • Monitoring inventory and stock levels and reviewing against planned factory production.
  • Maintaining and updating supplier records and information.
  • Maintaining good supplier relations and negotiating supply agreements.
  • Researching and evaluating prospective suppliers and materials.
  • Working with Factory Production Manager and Factory supervisors to ascertain the procurement requirements for factory operations.


The Person:

  • 3+ years of experience in a buyer / procurement role or similar position.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Proven ability to deliver in a fast paced environment.
  • Experience in manufacturing/engineering sector an advantage but not essential.


The Next Step

To register your interest, or for more information regarding this position or other opportunities, please contact Rob Walsh in confidence


Phone:                  +353 (0)1 513 3301

Mobile:                +353 (0)86 075 1594

Email:                   rob@capexrecruitment.com


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    To register your interest, or for more information, please contact Mike Lee in confidence on 01-513 3301 or mike@capexrecruitment.com