Senior Indirect Buyer - Milton Keynes - £50k

Milton Keynes
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum +
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Specialist Area
Buying, Category management
Job Level
Buyer, Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Buyer - Milton Keynes - £50,000 - Indirect Procurement - Financial Services

A leading financial services provider is currently in the market for a senior buyer to join a well-established and respected team who are involved in the full end to end of indirect procurement. You will be challenged with sourcing suppliers and negotiating contracts for key services to the business, as well as liaising with high level stakeholders from other business areas.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Buyer for Indirect Procurement:

  • Liaise with key stakeholders
  • Develop innovative and sustainable category plans and strategies
  • Help to develop the less senior members of the team
  • Be responsible for a number of indirect categories
  • Source new suppliers
  • Develop relationships with existing suppliers
  • Negotiate contracts terms
  • Run the full tender process

Key Skills and Qualifications of a Senior Buyer for Indirect Procurement:

  • Previous experience in an indirect category
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent academics e.g. degree at 2.1 or above
  • Evidence of the delivery of savings in previous roles
  • Relevant business qualification e.g. CIPS

This opportunity would be ideal for someone looking to get a food into the door of an excellent company and provide yourself with the ability to progress throughout the business.

If you are interested in this role then send a CV to

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