Indirects Buyer

Nicholas Associates
£25000 - £35000/annum Excellent Company Benefits
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Nicholas Associates (Engineering & Technical) is recruiting on behalf of a well known manufacturing client for an Indirects Buyer at their extremely successful site in Grimsby.

The Role

Working within an established procurement team, the Indirects Buyer will be;

* Taking ownership of a portfolio such as IT, logistics or Marketing
* Developing key supplier relationships
* Handling the tender process of supplier contracts
* Delivery of improved credit terms in order to provide capital improvement benefits
* Production of monthly reports detailing areas such as activity, financial performance and areas for improvement

The Person

You will be an experienced Buyer used to looking after indirect categories

You will be able to demonstrate;

* A proven background in Purchasing within a large business
* Experience of handling indirect purchasing categories
* Experience of managing complex tender processes
* A track record of successful supplier negotiation
* Strong understanding and experience of financial analysis (make/buy, insource/outsource, TCO calculations)

The Company

* Established for over 100 years
* A household name across the UK market
* A leading supplier of well known products into major retailers

The Package

* A salary of between £25,000 & £35,000
* Fantastic benefits package to include company pension, Life assurance, Company shop

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Key words: Purchasing, procurement, supply chain, indirect, tender, supplier, category, CIPS

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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