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Indirect Buyer - 12 month FTC London - £35,0

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Indirect Buyer - 12 month FTC London - £35,0

Industry SectorRoad & Rail Transportation, Transport & Distribution
Salary£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
LocationsGreater London, London
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted31 July 2018

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Indirect Buyer - 12 month FTC - London - Up to £35,000

Your new company

Our client is a world renowned UK transport company. This company is progressive, and looking for an ambitious indirect procurement professional to join their team in London. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with some of the industry’s best and they are looking for an Indirect Buyer to join their team on a fixed term 12 month basis.

Your new role

For this new job as a Buyer your indirect categories of procurement responsibility will include Marketing, IT, Travel, Communications and Office Support Services/Supplies. For this role we welcome indirect procuring buyers in the budding stages of their procurement career to apply, however you will be expected to be able to act autonomously in your new role.

Reporting directly to the Procurement Manager of the team, you will be expected to engage effectively with stakeholders of all levels and at times be delegated senior responsibilities by the Procurement Manager. Supplier management will be an important aspect of this role as well as maintaining contracts and assessing performance of suppliers.

Procurement reporting will be an important part of this role, and you will need to keep track of all strategic procurement activity, including updating a database for contracts.

What you'll need to succeed

A degree level education, in a related discipline is highly advantageous. CIPS qualification or being in the process of obtaining one would also be advantageous. For your new job, you will need to have previous indirect procurement experience and it will be extremely advantageous to have a portion of said category experience listed above.

You will need to be strong/advanced using Excel and other Microsoft Office programmes as well as have experience using E-Procurement programs. Previous experience drafting contracts, and negotiating with/managing suppliers is an important requirement. As well as this, you will need to have managed procurement activities as a Buyer. We are looking for a highly motivated, ambitious, personable professional to join this productive, efficient and cultured team. You will need to be good at multitasking, problem solving and have the ability to work independently as well as part of a small team.

What you'll get in return

A competitive salary, a chance to be part of efficient successful team and a great opportunity to have autonomy within a new procurement role.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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