Senior Buyer

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 45012

Closing Date: 45042

Location: Paisley, Renfrewshire, Pa1 1AD

Salary: £27,000 to £30,000.00 per year

Senior Buyer

The Recruitment Co are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Buyer to join our client’s team based in Paisley. As a Senior Buyer, you will be responsible for managing the purchasing process, negotiating contracts, and maintaining relationships with suppliers. You will also be responsible for identifying cost-saving opportunities, ensuring the timely delivery of goods and services, and maintaining accurate records.
Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement purchasing strategies that align with company goals

Identify and evaluate potential suppliers and negotiate contracts

Manage relationships with suppliers, resolving issues and ensuring timely delivery of goods and services

Monitor and analyse market trends to identify cost-saving opportunities

Collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure purchasing needs are met

Maintain accurate records of purchasing activity

Provide guidance and support to junior members of the purchasing team


Proven experience as a Buyer or similar role

Strong negotiation and communication skills

Ability to analyse market trends and identify cost-saving opportunities

Excellent organisational and time-management skills

Experience working with cross-functional teams

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and experience working with purchasing software

If you meet the above requirements and are looking for an exciting opportunity to further your career, please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration.

The Recruitment Co. is an equal opportunities employer and we’re committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.