IT Buyer

Omega Resource Group Limited
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Buyer

An interesting and unique opportunity for an IT Buyer has become available working for with one of the foremost Automotive manufacturing companies based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

As IT Buyer you will be working with the PAN-European Procurement function, you will be based onsite in Swindon with approximately 2 days per week on average in the Bracknell office for which a pool car will be supplied.

You will be joining a world renowned global manufacturing brand during an exciting period of growth, where the successful candidate will be involved in shaping the future of Honda's indirect procurement function on a European-wide basis.
As a growing business area this is an exciting time for someone looking to make their mark within a highly visible, strategic role.

Main responsibilities:

*Responsible for leading the RFx process for IT related projects across the organisation within the respective major category

*Renewal of existing contracts, supplier performance management and contract management

*Having a leading role in service reviews, contacts, supplier performance management and contract management.

*Complete strategic tender processes and present to management, with a recommended business case proposal, supplier sourcing decisions and implementing plans.

*Generation of status reports into the project management team covering key performance measurements and business planning activity

*Analysing SAP Supplier data and presenting management reports.

Background & experience

*Experience of procurement within IT sector

*Proven track record of supplier management, including evidence of effective negotiation skills within high value procurement

*Strong communication and relationship management skills at all levels including senior management with ability to influence an audience in a logical and persuasive manner

*Proven understanding of IT service industry

*Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities concurrently in order to achieve set objectives through logical approach and technique

*Good presentation skills and strong data analysis

*Strong decision making skills

What we can offer you:
A salary up to circa £45,000, 25 days' holiday increasing after 1st years service, private medical care, discount vouchers, medical and dental plan, generous pension scheme, childcare vouchers and the opportunity to purchase all company product at a generously discounted rate.

For further information or to apply please contact Lisa Brassington on or email

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.