Beaumont Select

Buyer - Engineering and Construction

£33-35k + Pension and Health
18 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
Specialist Area
Buying, Procurement
Job Level
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity for two ambitious Buyers to grow their careers with a major organisation based on the South Coast…

We are looking for 2 ambitious candidates who are wanting to build on their buying experience with a major utilities company.

Responsibilities will include:-

  • To develop and implement sub category strategies for specific categories

  • To be responsible for carrying out supply market analysis for a number of categories

  • To undertake bid support including developing cost breakdown templates, cost breakdown analysis, quotation analysis

  • To provide eSourcing support including bid sheet development

  • To provide cost change analysis to support renegotiations

  • To undertake sourcing activities on specific categories as directed

  • To liaise with the Category Data Analyst (Planning & Performance team) to provide commodity pricing and spend data

  • To develop working relationships across the organisation that allow early involvement of Procurement any external third party spend and enable both the Category Managers and Head of Category to develop joint Procurement and Business collaborative initiatives to drive cost reduction and value from supplier relationships

  • To achieve annual savings targets as agreed with the Head of Category and relevant business stakeholders

Experience within Engineering and Construction OR HR, Professional Services and IT buying preferred, along with a Degree and some CIPS

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business