Career Opportunities

Harrogate

Monday to Friday, 37.5 Hours a week

EnviroVent Ltd is the UK’s leading manufacturer of innovative and sustainable ventilation products. Our passion for improving indoor air quality is driven by our core values and made a reality by understanding and delivering our customers’ needs. We provide solutions that improve people’s health and homes from design and manufacture to installation, service and maintenance.

We are looking for a Buyer to join our Procurement Department. Being part of a fast paced buying team, you will be responsible for the administering and accurate placement of the buying activities within the business and enforcing company buying systems and quality processes. Placing purchase orders and negotiating with suppliers on a regular basis, this role can be a great opportunity for you to develop your buying career

You will have experience of working in a Procurement role, ideally within manufacturing and material planning although this is not essential.

Your duties will include:

  • Stock management
  • Sourcing products to meet customer requirements
  • Performing RFI/RFQ/RFP to obtain best value and work in best practise
  • Evaluating bids & creating proposals
  • Sourcing variety of components in different markets
  • Formalising supplier agreements, whilst ensuring quality, cost, and delivery requirements are achieved.
  • NPI/NPD
  • Reporting
  • Value Engineering/Value Analysis
  • Resolve any invoice queries
  • Attend trade shows and visit new and existing suppliers, carrying out audits and review meetings.
  • Manage facilities within the business and manage budgets and forecasts where required

It is essential that you have high levels of accuracy and numeracy, you are proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and that you have excellent organisational and administration skills. Sage 200 experience would be preferable but training can be given. CIPS qualified or working towards CIPS would be an advantage but not essential.

You will have an enthusiastic attitude, flexibility and adaptability with the confidence to effectively negotiate cost savings with suppliers. To do this you will be a good communicator with the ability to learn quickly, and a desire to develop your skills in this area

Just some of our benefits include:

  • Discount Platform
  • Life Assurance
  • Free Car Parking
  • Holiday Buy/Sell
  • Free Fruit
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Competitive salary, pension, bonus scheme

EnviroVent are the leaders in the manufacture of innovative and sustainable ventilation products.

Our passion for improving indoor air quality is driven by our core values and made a reality by understanding our customer's needs. We provide ventilation solutions that improve people's health and homes from design and manufacture to installation, service and maintenance. Our mission is to have ‘an EnviroVent in every home’.

Reporting directly into the Regional Installations Manager, your role will be responsible for the day to day running of the Area Installation Team, consiting of 4 staff based in Scotland. You will ensure the team provides a high quality, professional and efficient installation service to all of our customers.

In addition to these duties, you will also perform the role of an eletrican, that is, installing our products into our customers’ properties. It’s essential that you have good verbal and written communication skills as maintaining a highly motivated team will be essential.

Key Skills/Qualifications:

  • 17th Edition and C&G Part 1 and 2 as a minimum requirement. Inspection and Testing and JIB (Electrician status) is preferred.
  • Good man management and motivating skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, capable of dealing with a range of different people both internal and external to the Company
  • Excellent knowledge of Health, Safety, and Environmental requirements. IOSH/ SSSTS desirable though full training will be provided
  • IT literate
  • Knowledge of the ventilation industry is an advantage but not essential, as full training will be provided for the right candidate
  • Ability to work under pressure in a labour intensive environment
  • Complete paperwork in an accurate and timely manner

A fully equipped van, tools and Personal Protective Equipment, phone and tablet will be provided for business use. A driving licence is also essential.

Here at EnviroVent we believe that in order to be the best we must recruit the best; your ability and hunger to succeed is very important to us. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to develop their career within a thriving & ambitious organisation.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and looking for your next challenge we want to hear from you. Please email your CV and a covering letter to: opportunities@envirovent.com

EnviroVent Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer