Procurement Buyer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
London
Salary
GBP30000.00 - GBP35000.00 per annum +
Posted
13 Mar 2018
Closes
12 Apr 2018
Ref
3255567
Contact
Kate Langham
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement Buyer role available in Central London working for leading transportation organisation.

Your new company
My client are a leader within the transportation sector with a specific focus on improving the travel infrastructure across our thriving capital city, London. Having won a large scale project in the heart of the capital, they are looking for a Buyer to join their growing procurement team to support the function in Central London. This organisation are aiming to deliver operational excellence and a streamlined supply chain within the delivery of the project in order to complete this commuter project over the coming years. The head of Procurement is an exceptional individual who has won awards for her work within procurement, and has achieved a lot in a short space of time.

Your new role
As the Procurement Buyer, you will manage the suppliers across a range of categories, including monitoring supplier performance and contract review. You will be the go-to individual for key stakeholders across the business in order to identify internal requirements, ensuring needs are identified and delivered upon. You will then plan the sourcing activities in line with the requirements and produce regular reports on the status of the procurement process. This could incorporate anything and everything such as IT services, facilities, office supplies, recruitment, professional services etc.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role you will have previous experience across a procurement role and be a competent user of Microsoft packages such as Excel. If you have prior experience of using a procurement e-system this would be advantageous. You will be organised and have the desire to work within a proactive, fast paced procurement team.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be developed and gain exposure across a whole range of indirect service categories which will allow you to exercise your procurement knowledge across the business. You will be learning from a brilliant Head of Procurement who is full of knowledge and process implementation.

What you need to do now
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