Buyer x 6

Our innovative client is seeking 6 x Buyers to work on a contract basis.


1 x Indirect 

6 x Direct


Job role:


Own & manage a complex range of commodities

Develop and deliver category strategies for a diverse range of commodities

Fulfil departmental objectives, to include (but not limited to) cost targets, supplier performance and delivery

Identify and source supply partners, in line with a departmental sourcing process

Manage ongoing supplier partnerships, both tactical and strategic

An adept cross functional team worker, with a proven track record of successful stakeholder management

Experience of managing a sourcing process from market research through to supplier nomination, contract award and contract management




Previous experience in a procurement function within a manufacturing environment

Confident, articulate and experienced in working at pace in a highly dynamic and fast moving business environment

Tenacity and drive to achieve results

Ability to build and develop strategic supply relationships across a highly diverse range of commodities and supply markets

Advanced negotiation and clear communication skills evidenced 

Previous of SAP and Share Point would be a clear advantage

Experience of segmenting a supply base and using tools to successfully analyse supplier responses to RFQ



working hours:

39hrs working week.  Could be flexible on 4.5 days or even 4 days.


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Vacancy Details

Posted: 09/11/2017

Ref No: NG3901

Job Type: Contract

Contract Length: 26 weeks

Location: Wilthsire, UK

Salary: Negotiable

Contact: Nick Gerrell

Call us on: +44 (0)1329 828 007