Date: Feb 2021
Job Title: Buyer
Location: Hyde, Greater Manchester
Send your application and CV to: Paul Saxon PSaxon@lionsteel.co.uk
To purchase raw materials (Steel and Aluminium), bought out finished parts, sub contract and tooling and equipment to support the manufacture of Steel and Aluminium lockers.
Experienced buyer (5 years plus) who can work with the current manual processes but has the knowledge and experience to develop more robust processes and develop supplier relationships and commercial agreements.
Lion Steel (part of the Whittan Group) has an annual sales turnover of £9 million per year and is one of the leading manufacturers of lockers in the UK. The Company is currently going through a significant upturn in business.
Whittan Group Values
SUPPORT & CHALLENGE – Act in support, but be empowered to challenge constructively
– Manage price data on ERP solution
Key Working Relationships
Working on a daily basis with the site General Manager and Operations Manager along with suppliers. Also having a dotted reporting line into the Group Head of Supply Chain regarding strategic initiatives and group purchasing.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience