Procurement Buyer

  • Location

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing, Food Production

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Melanie Machin

  • Contact email:

    mmachin@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5808

  • Job ref:

    MM-59

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-08

  • Startdate:

    2021-04-07

Are you a Buyer with food production experience? We are currently recruiting for a Procurement Buyer based in Dublin, this is a full-time permanent role working Mon-Friday 9am-5pm (flexibility) on a salary of up to €40,000 plus excellent company benefits.

Reporting to the Procurement Manager, you will work alongside a small team of procurement specialists taking responsibility for the sourcing and category management, managing suppliers and negotiating contracts, new product sourcing ad pricing, and ensuring quality whilst maximising value across the business.

It is essential that you have a background in food or food production from a Buyer or Category Management role, or even an experienced Junior Buyer looking for their next step. You will understand tenders and contracts with the ability to influence key decision makers. You will ideally be CIPS qualified (or working towards) with strong IT knowledge (eProcurement platforms and MS Office).

Role to suit: Buyer, Junior Buyer, Procurement Manager, Procurement Buyer, Category Manager