Buyer – Stockport – £20-23k basic

North West   £20-25k   Commercial

Buyer – Electrical Wholesale

Our Client,a leading independent electrical wholesaler with a network of branches across the North West of England, are looking to appoint a Buyer. They have an excellent reputation for delivering quality services to a variety of companies including utility companies, electrical contractors and manufacturers both national and international.

Daily duties of a Buyer are varied and demanding. You will need to be a team player and prepared to assist in all areas of the business.

Duties include

  • Daily stock ordering from manufacturers to maintain correct stock levels
  • Regular liaising with manufacturers to obtain maximum terms, discounts, sourcing and tendering
  • Attention to detail to ensure that a minimum number of discrepancies occur
  • Generating and analysing reports in order to assist monthly forecasting of stock and reduction of inventory
  • Running stock checks, checking variances and adjusting the stocks.
  • Organising return goods to suppliers, and sort out problems with deliveries.
  • Ordering replenishment stock
  • Obtain quotes for bespoke customer requirements and work to get all goods supplied within shortest lead time.
  • Liaise with suppliers to receive the best discounts possible.
  • Steering improvement initiatives and reducing operating costs to develop and maximise the success of the company and increase customer satisfaction
    • Managing enquiries each day from both internal and external customers
    • Providing project support to the Inventory Controller, monitoring, expediting and chasing deliveries with suppliers, processing quotation requests and rectifying overcharged invoices
    • Liaising with customers in receipt of faulty products and arranging returns
    • Completing regular daily/weekly stock checks, investigating stock for high risk items
    • Investigating over deliveries and missing stock and performing

Ideally you will have gained the above experience within the electrical wholesale market place.

Want to apply for the Buyer – Stockport – £20-23k basic role in North West? Then fill out the form below or you can call us on 0844 415 7850.