Buyer for Operations and Engineering

Recruiter
SUPERSEDE RECRUITMENT PARTNERS LIMITED
Location
Spalding, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1229538743
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a leading food manufacturer in Lincolnshire / Cambridgeshire, they are globally recognised and operating from a state of the art factory.

This Buyer / Senior buyer role is focused on the Operations Buying on site (not raw materials), with a heavy emphasis on the engineering side - both kit and spares. The Buyer / senior buyer role will have an annual spend of Circa £4million, almost half of which will be engineering.

The strategic element of the buyer / senior buyer role aims at the development/optimisation of cost reduction in purchase contracts, proactive supplier and contract management and strengthening the control of framework conditions and contract implementation in the operational unit.

Duties:

·To ensure the tender, negotiation, preparation and follow up of local procurement contracts with a value of up to £15,000

·Support the Category Procurement Managers in the implementation of the procurement strategy of their category portfolio at Site/Business Unit level

·Form the link between the Business Unit and the Strategic procurement Team for all purchasing matters.

The role would be best suited to a Buyer / Senior Buyer with a proven background in Engineering / Operations Buying from within the food or FMCG sector. CIPS would also be beneficial.

In return my client is offering a very competitive package, as well as the benefit of joining a genuine market leader who are performing exceptionally well with impressive growth!

If you fit the criteria and fancy a new challenge in your career, apply now!

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