Buyer - Stone

Ref: C-2018-4

To express an interest in this position, e-mail with a cover letter and CV, quoting the job reference number.



NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We are currently working with only our preferred suppliers.

Capula is part of the Imtech Group and a leading advanced automation and real-time business intelligence company specialising in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services with major customers in the Nuclear, Energy & Infrastructure and Transmission & Distribution markets.  The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, and project delivery, quality and safety.

Summary of main purpose of the job:

We are currently recruiting for a Buyer to join our small purchasing department.  The buyer will be responsible for managing relationships with suppliers and ensuring KPI’s and quality standards are met.  The successful buyer will have demonstrable procurement experience preferable within the engineering industry but this is not essential.

Essential Requirements:

  • Demonstrable procurement experience
  • Ability to create and develop new relationships with suppliers and internal staff
  • Experience of negotiating with suppliers
  • CIPS Certified or working towards
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work to strict deadlines
  • Accurate completion of purchasing documentation
  • Identify cost saving opportunities
  • Good working experience of Microsoft office
  • Excellent communication skills

Key Tasks

  • Creation of purchase orders
  • Maintenance of stock levels
  • Managing supplier relationships
  • To ensure compliance with health and safety requirements
  • Maintain full stock audit trail
  • Reporting

Candidates should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Decision maker
  • Ability to influence decisions
  • Confident dealing with 3rd parties
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical skills and financial acumen

Please send your CV with cover letter referencing C-2018-4 and explaining why you are interested in this role to: