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Position: Purchaser

Location: Waterford

Salary: Neg DOE

An exciting opportunity has arisen with our client based in Waterford for a Buyer.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive company at an exciting growth phase. The ideal candidate will have previous purchasing experience however full training is provided.


  • Research and evaluate potential vendors and suppliers.
  • Compare quotes and prices for maximum returns.
  • Establish cost parameters and budgets for purchases.
  • Build rapport and relationships with vendors and suppliers.
  • Negotiate contracts for pricing and supply.
  • Examine and review products and supplies to ensure quality.
  • Track incoming inventory, delivery arrival time and note actual arrival time.
  • Organise and update database of suppliers, delivery times, invoices, and quantity of supplies.
  • Collaborate with the financial team members on contracts, invoiving, and other financial matters.


  • Previous purchasing experience - highly advantageous
  • Bachelors Degree in Business or related field
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to make decisions in a fast-paced environment.

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place. Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorisation to work in the UK. Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.

If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call Arlene today on 0860651940 in complete confidence.