Buyer

Recruiter
Procurement People
Location
London, South East England
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Indirect Buyer looking to work for a supportive organisation? You have the opportunity to work in a new procurement function that operates within the not for profit industry. The team is expanding and the organisation now require an experienced Indirect Buyer to ensure they remain dynamic and that they have the organisational structure and processes in place to run the most effectively and efficiently.

Location: London

• Reporting directly to the Category Manager you will assist in developing and delivering category strategies ensuring alignment, value for money and in line with the company objectives.

• You will run tenders for a variety of different goods and services delivering savings against your individual targets.

• A large part of your role will be assisting in the development and marketing of category plans, conducting market research in order to identify the best value options and identifying where corrective action is needed to ensure procurement issues are managed correctly, efficiently and effectively.

As a successful Indirect Buyer you will have experience in the following:

• CIPs qualified or training towards.

• Experienced sourcing expert, including running tenders for different goods and services across the category.

• Day to day planning of projects, delivery and management.

• Experience of delivering against personal savings targets.

• Building strong supplier relationships.

• Strong stakeholder management at various levels.

• Strong analytical skills and the ability to produce quality written reports.

• Strong negotiation skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a growing team who are fully focussed on adding value to their procurement function. You will be rewarded with an annual salary of £36,281 p.a. plus employee benefits.

This is an opportunity not to be missed. If you are an experienced Indirect Buyer, with relevant experience outlined above, then please apply online today with a copy of your CV.

Please feel free to call Greg Kneuss to discuss your application in more detail.