Consumer Buyer

Location: Gloucester

Salary: £23k - 30k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 14/12/2021

Consumer Buyer


Monday to Friday. 0830 – 1700

Up to £30,000, dependant on experience


Our client is a fast growing and highly successful manufacturing company that has gone through substantial growth in the last few years through hard work and great service. The ideal candidate for this position will be a detail-orientated Purchaser/Buyer that can demonstrate previous experience in a manufacturing environment.

Main Roles and Responsibilites:

  • To support and develop the management/ purchasing of scrap aluminium and other general raw materials required for production.
  • Purchase raw materials to the required price and against production demand.
  • Manage suppliers and deliveries to ensure that the flow of raw materials for production requirements are timely and not interrupted.
  • Review usage levels of raw materials to optimise stock levels, ensuring the re-order quantity and frequency of delivery provides the best economic result.
  • Provide support to the commercial team to develop and source relevant products not widely available from preferred suppliers. Ensure these materials are ordered clearly to required/ approved specification as and when requested by the business.
  • Visiting suppliers’ businesses and factories to develop relationships

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Proven general supply chain experience (desired)
  • Working on site in a heavy industry environment (desired)
  • Full UK driving licence (Required)
  • Face to face customer experience
  • High level numeracy skills
  • Excellent skills in Excel
  • Highly organised
  • Willing to travel around the UK
  • Personable character


This Buyers position can offer an immediate start for the successful candidate.

For all the above requirements, the successful candidate will receive highly competitive basic annual salary of £30,000 – £36,000 which is demonstrable with previous relevant experience, plus excellent company benefits.

If the above role sounds perfect for you, please click apply.


Salary£23k - 30k per year
Job Reference36222
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date14/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted16/11/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant


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