Senior Buyer

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Doncaster
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Mar 2018
Closes
23 Mar 2018
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing global business which has some exciting plans over the next 3-5 years to develop and build on the turnover of the business. The position of Senior Buyer will be based in Doncaster and be a key aspect to the team.

Client Details

Our client, based in Doncaster, is a growing global organisation with plans to strengthen their position in the market over the next 3-5 years. After restructuring the business in order to get the best team in place to increase their turnover and global reach even further. The Senior Buyer will be a pivotal position to get involved from bid stage and carry the process through smoothly to completion.

Description

The key responsibilities of the Senior Buyer are to:

  • Work closely with bid and delivery teams.
  • Develop procurement strategies to support bids to customers and subsequent delivery to mitigate risk.
  • Undertake RFQ's, RFI's and evaluation of suppliers response.
  • Manage supplier relationships.
  • Benchmark supplier pricing.
  • Report to senior management on supplier performance as required.

Profile

The successful Senior Buyer will have:

  • Substantial project procurement management.
  • Experience of tendering and managing commercial performance of a project.
  • Experience of strategic sourcing and managing supplier relationships.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office.

Job Offer

Competitive salary GBP35-40, 25 days holiday + bank holidays.

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