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Buyer

Multinational services organisation

Description

  • Tactical management of categories to ensure delivery of objectives defined by Procurement Manager.
  • Ensuring that all buying activities are carried out in accordance with procurement processes and working with business units to resolve compliance issues.
  • Identifying any opportunity to continually improve processes to ensure lean, effective procurement process supporting operations.
  • Monitoring and ensuring compliance to Preferred Supplier Agreements.
  • Responsible for conducting RFQ and tender process through to negotiating with suppliers and drafting contracts.
  • Monitor and managing supplier performance in accordance with agreed KPI's.
  • Ensuring rebates are tracked, reported and collected in a timely manner (Dependant on contract).
  • Carrying out key supplier reviews in accordance with the latest forms and guidance.
  • Continually reviewing sustainability profile of the key suppliers and products to ensure the principals of sustainable procurement are applied by the buying team wherever possible.
  • Establishing strong links with operational teams and continually improving the procurement service provided. Attending operational meetings and visiting sites as and when required.

Profile

  • Show awareness of goals & standards.
  • Follow through to ensure that quality & productivity standards are met.
  • Demonstrate a readiness to make decisions, take the initiative and originate action.
  • Organise and schedule events, activate and resource.
  • Monitor timescales and plans.
  • Understand technical or professional aspects of work and continually maintains technical knowledge.
  • Maintain effective work behaviour in the face of setbacks or pressure. Remains calm, stable and in control of themselves.
  • Should speak clearly, fluently & in a compelling manner to both individuals & groups.
  • Writes in a clear & concise manner, using appropriate grammar, style and language for the reader.
  • Analyse issues & break them down into their component parts. Makes systematic & rational judgements based on relevant information.
  • Demonstrate a broad based view of issues, events and activities and a perception of their longer term impact or wider implications.
  • Successfully adapts to changing demands and conditions.
  • Understands and applies commercial and financial principles. Views issues in terms of costs, profits, markets and added value.

Job Offer

£25,000 - £30,000pa + competitive package

Advertiser
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Reference
14035492/001
Job Type
Town/City
Birmingham
Salary
£25000 to £35000 Per Annum
Career Level
Early Career (1 to 3 years)
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