Buyer – Gdańsk Otomin
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Buyer – Gdańsk Otomin

Our Client is the leading manufacturer of dietary supplements and products supporting healthy eating. They offer their products around the world. Currently, we are looking for a candidate to join the Purchasing Department as a Buyer.

About a role&responsibility:

  • Preparation of short- and long-term purchase plans and forecasting
  • Management and supervision of the purchasing process
  • Responsibility for the implementation of purchase plans (meeting the quantity and delivery date)
  • Preparation of statements and analyses necessary to prepare a purchase plan (safety stock control, MOQ, lead time, etc.), preparing necessary reports
  • Monitoring and analysis of raw material and packaging stock levels to ensure continuity of production
  • Sourcing new suppliers of raw materials and packaging, negotiating prices and delivery conditions
  • Cooperation with domestic and foreign suppliers and subcontractors
  • Ongoing monitoring of the purchasing process and reacting in case of irregularities (errors, delays, etc.)
  • Cooperation with the sales department in the exchange of information on demand at different periods of time and close cooperation with the new product technology department in setting the schedule and valuation of projects

You are expected to have:

  • Higher education (logistics, economics, production process management, etc.)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar position related to production planning, purchasing and/or logistics in the FMCG industry (a necessary condition)
  • Knowledge of issues and procedures related to organization and planning of purchases
  • Practical knowledge of negotiation and purchasing methods and techniques
  • Ability to use statistical methods in the process of planning the purchase and logistics cycle
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Good knowledge of English in speech and writing
  • Analytical thinking and the ability to make decisions quickly under time pressure, creativity and very good organization of own work
  • Knowledge of Comarch XL will be an additional advantage

Client offers: 

  • Contract of employment
  • Multisport Plus card and Medical care fully financed by the employer, life insurance
  • Necessary training, raising qualifications
  • Friendly working conditions – a modern office and a parking place for each employee
  • Opportunity to develop in a dynamically developing company with a recognized market position
  • Attractive salary based on achieved results
  • PPE – The employer pays for your pension