Technical Buyer

REF: 898052_1548929625

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Rest of Ulster

MCS Group is delighted to working with our client, a global pharmaceutical manufacturer to recruit a Technical Buyer.

Based within the Procurement Department, the successful candidate will assist in the sourcing and procuring of materials, managing suppliers, negotiation of prices, stock control, cost reductions and supporting NPD and strategic sourcing initiatives. This position will involve regular contact with internal departments and external suppliers, as well as working with various IT software and systems.

The successful candidate:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent;
  • More than 2 years' experience in a similar busy and challenging office environment, with strong organizational and prioritisation skills; ideally 1 year in a procurement role
  • Highly numerate with strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office;
  • Evidence of excellent Organisational & Problem-Solving Skills, demonstrating initiative, attention to detail and ability to complete tasks within strict deadlines;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and be confident of liaising at all levels to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • It would be highly beneficial if you have CIPS or equivalent certification

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Kirsty Dillon, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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