Buyer / Senior Buyer

Innovia Films is a leading global manufacturer of Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) films, supplying highly differentiated speciality products into the packaging, labels, tobacco overwrap and securities markets.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our Procurement team. The position is for a Buyer/Senior Buyer, dependent upon experience. Would you like to be part of a dynamic team that operates in a friendly and professional manner, be a critical interface with the supplier and have the opportunity to work on a constantly evolving range of different challenges?

What you will need to succeed:

  • Education to degree level, CIPS/MCIPS or equivalent experience
  • Proven history of negotiation skills, contract management and service level agreements
  • Ability to build strong & effective supplier/stakeholder relationships
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to achieve high output under pressure
  • Exceptional administration skills with high attention to detail
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft applications (particularly excel) and SAP
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise a busy and varied workload
  • Team spirited and dedicated team player
What you will get in return:
  • The opportunity to work within a successful and well respected global business
  • Full training and ongoing support
  • A hugely varied working day with scope to problem solve and trouble shoot
  • The opportunity to liaise with suppliers worldwide
  • The chance to work and learn within a friendly, experienced team
  • Benefits include pension scheme matched up to 9%, Healthshield care cash plan, cycle scheme

In the first instance, applicants, should send their CV and covering letter (including details of current salary) to Mrs. A.J. Walker, HR Manager, Innovia Films Limited, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 9BG. Tel: 016973 41622. E-Mail: Applicants who are subsequently invited for interview will be required to complete a Company Application Form.

Closing date: Friday 22nd April 2022

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