Senior Buyer - Derbyshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Job Type: Purchasing/Procurement
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50k+Days Based Monday to Friday
  • Date Posted: 15/03/2023
  • Expiry Date: 21/04/2023

Senior Buyer

Posted by: Silven.

Job Title: Senior/ Lead/ Group Buyer

Location: Derbyshire

Salary: £50k+Days Based Monday to Friday


Are you a Senior  Buyer with experience in Manufacturing who is ready for your next challenge?


We have a fantastic role based in Derbyshire. Working for a well-established manufacturer who wants to strengthen their buying team. They want someone who is highly motivated, with a flexible approach who wants a career in buying/ procurement and a desire to make a difference. 


The Candidate:

  • As Group Senior Buyer, you will be a key member of the team in this highly successful manufacturing business,  you will responsible for purchasing goods and services efficiently and competitively to  meeting overall business targets .
  • Responsible for ensuring best price, quality and costing when sourcing and ensuring that suppliers are audited in line with legal requirements/ company standards
  • Manage new supplier accreditation.
  • Energy and Utilities management
  • Manage lead times working closely with planning and production keeping them informed on supply and price development.



  • Have you several years’ experience working as Buyer within manufacturing/engineering ready to make the next step?
  • Ideally working towards/prepared to work towards MCIPs (Study support offered)
  • You will have an excellent track record of problem solving , being resourceful with a can do attitude
  • You will be self-motivated and highly resilient and organised.
  • (desirable) an excellent communication skills, a solid level of numeracy and strong IT skills (SAP desirable )


The Company:

  • My client is a highly successful business, lots of investment and a great team,
  • My client will offer excellent career development opportunities for those with ambition.


To apply for this exciting exclusive role, please send a copy of your CV quoting MC12854 for a confidential discussion, call me  mobile 07792 465247.