Apprentice Buyer

Location: Derby
Employer: Tex Plastics Ltd
Weekly pay: £250
Closing date: 30 April 2021
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Short description

This is a real and exciting opportunity for the right individual who is looking for a long-term career path with progression. Your training will follow an industry recognised apprenticeship program, geared towards you achieving the Commercial Procurement and Supply - Level 4 Accreditation. The typical duration for this apprenticeship is 2 years.

Full description

Tex Plastics is a leading supplier of sub-contract manufacturing services for large, blue chip OEMs within a wide range of market sectors. You can be certain that two days are never the sameā€¦

What you'll be doing:

  • Sourcing quotations, proposing and raising purchase requisitions for approval by the relevant manager.
  • Progressing deliveries from suppliers and liaising with the production / planning team.
  • Liaising with suppliers to realise market intelligence and understand movements in pricing and availability.
  • Support the preparation of Requests for Quotation (RFQs), including input into procurement strategy documents.
  • Deal with communications (face-to-face; telephone; MS Teams) with internal and external stakeholders.

Salary is negotiable depending upon experience.

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date

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