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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorLocal & Central Government, Public Sector & Not For Profit
Salary£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Benefitspension + car allowance + quarterly bonus
LocationsWest Yorkshire, Yorkshire & Humber
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted03 July 2017

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A Buyer is required to join a leading organisation based in Bradford, and will be responsible for developing an effective category strategy for the procurement of goods and services within the given portfolio.

Client Details

The Buyer will work for a global, sustainable organisation, who are well known for their excellent benefits package and commitment to employee development and progression.

  • Set the category standard for an assigned spend category according to business needs
  • Negotiate framework agreements for relevant category
  • Develop and communicate sourcing strategies for the procurement of goods and services
  • Own list of preferred suppliers for an assigned category
  • Improve service, quality, and cost level of supplier base
  • Ensure adherence to category strategies
  • Engage and influence stakeholders effectively

  • Experience in a similar indirect procurement role, accustomed to delivering category strategies
  • Good supplier relationship skills
  • Creative thinker with the ability to inspire and influence internal customers & stakeholders
  • Effective communicator within an internal matrix organisation but externally with suppliers at all levels of management
  • Excellent negotiator
  • Member/Student Member of CIPS preferred
  • Driving required

Job Offer

In return, the successful candidate will receive a basic salary of up to £35,000 plus a car allowance and bonus.

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