Senior Buyer

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
West Midlands
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Buyer | Coventry | £49,000 | Permanent

Your new company
A FTSE250 organisation is recruiting for numerous positions within their Procurement team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a really forward thinking function where you can take ownership of your category and deliver results.

Your new role
As a Senior Buyer you will be responsible for daily strategic procurement operations within the business area that you are aligned to. The role will assist the Category Manager in delivery Category Strategies identifying future commercial opportunities and direction. The Senior Buyer will be accountable for leading the procurement and contract management of Services associated with Corporate Services, Shared Services, Tax, Audit, Professional Services, Facilities Management and Energy. The individual will be accountable for circa 20 Contracts and a portfolio of £20mn - £300mn contracts.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for the role you must have previous experience in a similar role - You will also be MCIPS or an equivalent qualification. Experience of strategic sourcing and category management is essential. You will have an understanding of project management principles and ideally evidence of managing multiple projects and consistently delivering outstanding results.

What you'll get in return
A competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a premium FTSE250 organisation.

What you need to do now
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