Role: Buying Administrator - Food and Beverages
Location: Milton Keynes
Are you looking to develop a career in procurement and work within the food and beverage industry? Do you thrive working in a fast-paced environment and building strong relationships?
We have worked with some of the UK's biggest and most prestigious brands in the Food industry to optimise and improve their procurement performance. The business has grown considerably, doubling in size over the past 5 years with ambitious plans to continue this high level of growth over the next 5 years.
We are looking for a buying administrator to join this leading procurement consultancy business. If you have a knowledge or passion for food and beverage and enjoy having variation within your role, then this is just the role for you!
Key skills and experience:
Great telephone and face to face communication skills
Can manage expectations at all levels of seniority
Excellent level of IT competence including Microsoft Windows Software and in particular Excel
Proactive and keen to acquire new skills, learn procurement and the industry and also develop existing skills
Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines; and
A support role that has been proactive and driven to support the team
Managing your own time effectively and efficiently
Liaising and managing expectations with multiple stakeholders
Working within a buying function
Data, analysis, research and report writing
Negotiation and contracts
Salary range - £19,000 to £20,000 pa dependent on experience
29 days holiday (including bank holidays which increases with service);
Employee share options;
Healthcare cashback scheme;
Central location, with free car parking and café onsite; and
A friendly working environment.
Profile Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.