I'm working with one of the largest suppliers of pharmaceutical processing equipment with a group turnover exceeding £4bil who are looking for a Senior Buyer for a 12 month FTC based out of Eastleigh
Accountable for Supply Chain specific categories/suppliers within the UK and Global Ops. Daily focal point for assigned Projects. Act as the intermediary between the supplier and company representing the company both internally and externally on all supply and logistics issues. A Communicative and diplomatic approach is required as well as an analytical, approach to promote and embrace change within the business. This is a hands on Operational Role that is split 80% tactical and 20% Strategic.
The successful candidate would have experience of project procurement within an operational role, preferably within a global mechanical / electrical engineering environment. Influencing and negotiation skills are essential both internally & externally and knowledge of supplier contracts.
Competitive salary & package