Senior Buyer

  • Permanent
  • Gloucester, South West
  • Posted 9th September 2019
  • £30000 - £40000 per Annum
  • Ref: 137564
Are you a senior buyer with a good track record working across indirect procurement? Our client, a UK market leader in their industry sector has a new opportunity for an experienced indirect buyer to join their team.

Job Description

* Help to develop and execute category strategy.
* Build and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders and suppliers whilst managing every aspect of the spend categories ensuring quality in supplier performance and agreements.
* Manage any risks that could potentially develop from a purchasing perspective.
* Review current contracts and look to develop current/future negotiated contracts
* Undertake supply market - place and analyse new trends

The Successful Applicant

* Background procuring across a variety of Indirect Commodities
* Excellent negotiation and stakeholder management skills
* Strong SAP experience & knowledge
* Ability to run end to end tender activity
* Excellent savings portfolio
* CIPS qualified or working toward
* Languages desirable

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