Location Gateshead
Job-type Interim / Contract
Salary £25k - 30k per year
Contact Lee Powell
Call Lee
Email lee.powell.52B535B75.0@applybe.com
Reference 98270

Role: Junior Buyer

Location: Gateshead

Industry: Manufacturing

Employment: 6 Month contract (Temp)

Remuneration: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (Pro Rata)


This is a fantastic opportunity for an organised and motivated individual with strong Administration background to explore the world of Procurement and Buying.

You will be supporting a small team of procurement professionals in a prominent manufacturing business and will bring with you; excellent administrative experience and a desire to succeed in procurement.



  • Processing purchase orders in line with MRP suggestions.
  • Processing purchase orders in line with outsourcing requirements.
  • Expediting suppliers to meet deadlines
  • Processing purchase orders for non-inventory items.
  • Liaise closely with QA to manage supplier performance and identify opportunities to improve.
  • Liaise with suppliers to build and maintain strong relationships.
  • Update stakeholders of any expected impacts to delivery schedules.


  • A Levels or higher
  • Working knowledge of a Purchasing / Planning environment would be an advantage but not absolutely essential
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook)


For more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application apply online directly via lee.powell@omegaresource.co.uk 

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Buyers, Administrators, Procurement Specialists, Purchasing Assistants, Purchasing administrators and more.