We are currently looking for a European PI Buyer based in Nupharm, Salford. Reporting into the EU Purchasing Manager, your overall responsibility will be to obtain stock from the EU generating the best margin for the group.
Having excellent communication and organizational skills, you will develop and manage relationships with individual European suppliers; securing the maximum volume of stock from them at the most competitive prices ensuring that all purchasing activity follows current procedures and criteria.
You will have a confident approach with experience of negotiating with suppliers or customers, with excellent time management skills and the ability to work on your own initiative. You will possess experience in a commercial trading role preferably in the PI pharmaceutical industry.
Competency in all Microsoft Office applications is essential with Access, Excel & Word to be of an intermediate standard. A qualification in Procurement / Purchasing / Stock Management is desirable however not essential.
Educated to a minimum GCSE standard (including Maths and English),
The working hours for this position are 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm but flexibility is offered.
The role requires a certain degree of European travel.