Assistant Buyer, Cumbernauld - SCM-04/17-08

  • Function Supply Chain
  • Location Scotland
  • Closing Date 19 May 2017


Assistant Buyer


Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits


Our Business
A.G. Barr has been in the business of quenching the nation’s thirst since 1875. Now a successful FTSE 250 Company, we are an accredited Investor in People employer with a diverse and expanding range of quality soft drinks, including Irn-Bru, Rubicon, Strathmore, Rockstar, KA and Funkin Limited. There’s never been a better time to join us!


Interested In a Procurement Career?

What we are looking for...

An excellent career opportunity has now arisen for an outstanding individual to join the Procurement team within our Head Office based in Cumbernauld, Glasgow.

Reporting to the Supply Contracts Manager, you will assist with the purchase of a wide range of key suppliers for our business. You will join a motivated team implementing the procurement strategy who will train you in modern procurement principles and techniques.

Ideally educated to degree level and committed to achieving CIPS status you must have a passion for achieving targeted results. A good knowledge of computerised information systems is essential and, as you will be expected to visit other Barr locations and suppliers throughout the UK, you must hold a current driving licence.


What we offer...

As you would expect from a company of our size and status, we offer an excellent benefits package including 33 days annual leave, pension and share schemes, life assurance, bonus and a flexible holiday scheme.


We’re expecting lots of people to want to be part of the Barr family. So unfortunately, if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting your application, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.