United Kingdom | change country 

Supply Chain Jobs: A supply chain recruitment resource and the UK's best supply chain career opportunities

Headline Job
Indirect Procurement Opportunity
Reading

Featured Jobs
Commercial Director - Supply Chain
London

Global Head of Supply Chain and Logistics
London

Programme Manager - Clothing & Home - Supply Chain & Logistics
London
Demand Planner EMEA
High Wycombe

Indirect Procurement Opportunity
Reading

F4N Industrial Advisor (South West)
Somerset, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and South Wales
F4n Industrial Advisor (South)
South

Featured Recruiters

Senior Buyer

Job Title

Senior Buyer

Reference3315722_004157
EmployerHays
Industry SectorBuilding, Construction, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
Salary£150 to £250 per day
Town/CityAlfreton
LocationsDerbyshire, East Midlands, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire
Contract TypePermanent or Interim
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted22 May 2018

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now



CONSTRUCTION AND TIMBER FRAME PURCHASING EXPERIENCE DESIRED


The Role
To source, negotiate, agree and manage contracts with suppliers, for the sites raw materials and services, in order to deliver the most competitive overall cost of supply. This would include the day to day management of suppliers.

Responsibilities
  • The proposal of suppliers for raw materials or services to site.
    • Provide expertise in the management of the supplier’s performance covering; quality, service, technical standards, innovation and continuous improvements. In conjunction other departments as required.
    • Develop and implement appropriate long and short term strategic and tactical initiatives in order to achieve specific buying, sourcing targets.
    • Assist in the delivery of the sites, departments & Group Purchasing’s KPI’s
  • Implementing and maintaining effective systems to support the Department and Group Purchasing.
  • As / if required by the site, manage, implement and maintain raw material stock holding and ensure materials remain in constant stock, based on sales forecast.
  • Support and assist in the effective and appropriate sourcing and pricing of New Product Development and improvement activities.
  • Provide the business with up-to-date knowledge on suppliers, markets and trends.
  • Represent the Purchasing Department at site and group meeting.



Skills and Qualifications
  • 5 years buying experience
  • Graduate or with relevant experience.
  • Ideally CIPS / GAP trained negotiator.
  • Financial awareness; understanding product and material costings, margins, company accounts and budget setting.
  • Professional competence by qualification or experience, ideally CIPS qualified
  • Computer literacy as required to support the purchasing function
    • Microsoft literate with a good understanding of Excel. Intermediate or Advance level would be an advantage.




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.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at [link removed]

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

Employer: Hays
Tel: N/A
Recruiter Profile
View all jobs
http://www.supplychainrecruit.com
Headline Job
Demand Planner EMEA
High Wycombe

Candidate Login

Candidate Registration
Apply for Jobs and / or opt into our Candidate database

Daily Job Alerts
New Jobs direct to your inbox

  Job of the Week  
Assistant Director Of Procurement
Manchester
Global Head of Supply Chain and Logistics
London

Latest Jobs
Procurement Agent
City of London

 
Home  |  Search Jobs  |  Blog  |  Contact  |  Why Advertise With Us?  |  About Us   |  Jobs
Supply Chain Sitemap  |   Sitemap  |   Privacy Statement  |   Facebook  |   Twitter