Overview

This is not your average purchasing role, it requires a special type of person.  You will be responsible for sourcing new products, seeking new supply partners and managing existing supplier relationships, delivering first-class support to our sales team you will source competitive product pricing and build customer pricing proposals.  You will undertake responsibility for projects from conception to delivery.  You will be working for an innovative industry leader, which is the fastest growing in its sector and applies a modern and dynamic approach, offering exciting opportunities for future progression. Our client’s flat management structure and their close-knit team ensure a feel of the togetherness that you would experience in a small company, whilst having the full backing of a giant.

  • You will be innovative, hard-working and a self-starter, bringing ideas and entrepreneurial spirit.   Being keen to deliver a fresh approach, you will want to put your ideas forward and put them into action.  You will be the champion of your customers and ensure that the business maintains the best in class levels of service.
  • You will receive a fully structured product and process training
  • Our people are the best in the industry and we have a proud track record of promotion from within our own ranks
  • You will have the opportunity to become a shareholder in the business
  • A competitive salary with the addition of a generous bonus scheme
  • We also offer an optional health plan via Westfield Health. Includes counselling and advice, optical and dental health care and alternative therapies as well as hospital stays. Along with discount offers from many leading online and high street retailers

You will be:

  • Outgoing, positive and have excellent communication skills, particularly on the telephone
  • Accurate and Organised, able to handle multiple workstreams
  • Commercially minded
  • Able to understand and effectively follow company processes and procedure
  • Possess competent practical Microsoft excel skills (Navigation, formatting, basic formula)
  • Possess a track record (min 2 years) in a professional B2B role
  • Always keen to learn and develop