If you’re looking for a Senior Buyer role that offers progressive career development and great coaching with a new but experienced procurement team, and with a role that will give you a great opportunity to make an immediate impact from consolidating spend across a number of sites and commodities, then this could be just what you’re looking for…
What’s on offer?
What will you be doing?
As a Senior Buyer, you will take responsibility for around £25-30million of tail spend. You will be looking to identify opportunities to consolidate the supplier base and drive out costs with the autonomy to source new suppliers when needed. Building relationships with the existing suppliers to become more collaborative will also be key to success in this role so demonstrating a track record of this will be essential.
You’ll need to be proactive, diligent and really want to make a difference with a business that is maturing and just starting to reap the benefits from having a new procurement lead that is looking to develop both the function and its people.
Who will you be doing it for?
You’ll be joining a company that has experienced acquisitive growth and is part of a multi-billion dollar group that is known across the globe. The heads of function are new, engaging and aim to bring about change, development and excellent career progression.
What do you need to bring to the party?
To be successful in this role it is expected that you’ll be able to demonstrate the majority (after all no-one’s perfect!) of the following skills and experience:
If the above sounds like the next step in your already successful career, and you’d like to learn more, apply today with a copy of your CV, LinkedIn profile or whatever you have for immediate consideration – every application is reviewed by a person, and everyone will get a response, it’s the least you deserve.
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