Supplies Buyer - Print, Clothing and Uniform
About the Role
The Supply & Inventory Team has responsibility for product sourcing, price negotiation, relationship development, purchasing and controlling stock levels to match business requirements. As a Supplies Buyer, you will work with the Lead Buyers to provide the day to day management of all Print, Clothing and Uniform related products, including the running of the stock planning and ordering system. You will also maintain relationships with our suppliers.
You will have experience of purchasing in a distribution environment and excellent interpersonal skills, knowledge of sourcing required products and a high degree of numeracy.
'Everyone who needs it should receive first aid from those around them. No one should suffer for the lack of trained First Aiders'
St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity.
Every year, 400,000 people learn how to save a life through our training programmes, including hundreds of thousands of young people.
We provide first aid in the community, keep people safe at events, and work alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.
We are a constantly evolving team of over 2000 employees and 18,000 volunteers, together we’re united by our goal of saving lives through essential first aid services, first aid training and campaigning, to ensure that no one suffers from the lack of first aiders.
We believe that every team member is key to our success whether they work in Ambulance Operations, Marketing, Training or HR and our values of Humanity, Excellence, Accountability, Responsiveness and Teamwork are embedded in everything we do.
Your wellbeing is very important to us, we, therefore, provide a variety of confidential services to help manage your money, health and mental wellbeing which you can start using from the moment you join.
You will receive; Competitive salary, fantastic pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, health and wellbeing portal, access to discounts portal including gym discounts, high street stores & restaurants and access to our confidential assistance programme.
Application Review Date 23/01/2019
Interview Date: 31/01/2019 and 01/02/2019
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