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Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a well-established distribution company based in Stratford upon Avon. They are looking to expand their purchasing team and looking for an experienced candidate to join them. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking business.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•To maintain current suppliers with buyer visits as required/measured
•To proactively research new potential suppliers around UK and Europe on a strategic basis
•To communicate between the purchase team and the senior management on a daily basis
•To be a point of contact for the business should any new/potential suppliers need any information or help
•Assist the marketing team with any purchase campaigns for social media
•Create purchase runs for the General buyers
•Assist and help maintain the businesses Key accounts
•Ensure constant communication with section managers/coordinators to understand any requirements and also their purchase activity with compulsory purchase meetings
•To keep the SAP Database up to date and all information correct
•To work to the businesses KPI's that are set Weekly and Monthly
•Follow up on any purchase leads that may arise from other parts of the business
•To be Enthusiastic at all times and always go the extra mile and project positivity and find solutions to problems

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Highly analytical
•Good problem solver
•Positive attitude
•Excellent understanding of Microsoft Office and Outlook
•Process driven
•Knowledge of car parts beneficial
•Strong organisation abilities
•Excellent communicator
•Must work well under pressure
•Excellent telephone manner

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