Job Location:     Office Based (Head Office) NE11 9JW

As a Buyer, you will be responsible for will be responsible for the various procurement processes which are an integral part of the delivery side of the business.

In this role you will be responsible to the Head of Group Purchasing.


At Meldrum, we place real importance on recruiting the right person for the right role. Our Core Values govern the culture and behaviours we expect all of our employees to personify.


Being honest and having strong consistent moral and ethical standards combined with mutually beneficial colleague relationships in order to drive positive behaviour and culture. Respect and trusting in each other’s ability to do our job well, being accountable for our own actions and therefore being part of a successful team.

Pride & Passion

Placing a high importance on the value of the positive contribution each of us makes to the Organisation and the strength of commitment to do so.


Providing a level of service in line with our Quality, Environment Management Safety System (QEMS) and Best Practice.


New methods of working which drives efficient behaviours and Continuous improvement.


Meldrum Group are looking for an organised and committed individual, who is an experienced Buyer.

The successful candidate will have multiple product category knowledge, ideally be educated to degree level and preferably within a related subject matter as well as be able to demonstrate a high degree of computer literacy and proficient in MS Office.

The candidate will procure goods, materials & services to ensure the company operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery and to ensure continuity of supply. They will build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and ensure good working relationships are maintained with good communication skills (both written and verbal).


We promote a culture which recognises innovative, creative and new ideas which adds value and helps the business grow. This means you will be able to put your stamp on the business.

To support you in achieving the best results, we offer fully funded training in a variety of fields, including technical, managerial and safety training.

We pride ourselves in our twice-yearly Staff Forums, where all employees are invites to celebrate and recognise their achievements with awards, drinks and food.

Meldrum is an equal opportunities employer, which means that the Company is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally

For more information on this role, please review the attached job description.

Job Description


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