Junior Buyer (JR991)

Vacancy – Junior Buyer

Industry – Lighting products

Location – St Albans, Hertfordshire

Salary – up to circa £22K + benefits

Hours – Monday to Friday – full time permanent


Job Summary

Well established lighting business in the St Albans area is looking for a junior buyer to join the team.

Reporting to the Procurement Manager you will be assisting in the procurement of lighting products ensuring that the best price and service is achieved.


Obtain competitive quotations.

Negotiate with external suppliers to formulate rebate and annual agreements including new product developments.

Raising purchase orders

Secure fixed price agreements for materials where possible.

Required Experience

Previous experience in the Electrical wholesale industry experience is preferred but not essential

Some buying experience would be ideal.

Good communication skills both written and spoken.

Excellent English language communications and negotiation skills are essential.

Good administrative, organisational skills with the ability to prioritise are key requirements

Self-motivated and the ability to work effectively within a small team environment.


If you are looking for a great opportunity to join a successful and expanding business and develop your skills in purchasing, please send your CV as soon as possible.

All applications are dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

Rhodium Consulting Ltd is a niche recruitment consultancy specialising in wholesalers, merchants and distributors within the building products sector. We strive to be the industry leader in delivering the highest calibre of candidates to our client companies, whilst enhancing the careers of our candidates. For further information and contact details, please visit our website at www.rhodium45.co.uk.

To apply for this job email your details to julie@rhodium45.co.uk

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