Senior Buyer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Suffolk
Salary
GBP40000.00 - GBP55000.00 per annum +
Posted
17 Apr 2018
Closes
17 May 2018
Ref
3287346
Contact
William Warren
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Buyer, Procurement


Senior Buyer A key strategic role working for a Global Manufacturing organisation based in Suffolk. Working as part of a high-performing, established team of procurement and supply chain professionals, this role will be responsible for developing and embedding a supply chain strategy that achieves against KPIs set pertaining to cost reduction; inventory and customer satisfaction through time delivery, lead time and quality metrics. With a defined commodity base, key elements of the role will include: working with and developing a global supply base; negotiating and implementing Supplier agreements; leverage supplier capabilities; work closely with site and global stakeholders; drive continuous improvement across the supply base; and provide support to the NPI teams as opportunities arise.

This role will suit a candidate with demonstrable experience across the above remit with global sourcing experience, strong negotiation and problem-solving skills a pre-requisite. The role requires a proven ability to influence and across all levels of an organisation with CIPS qualification desired. With a highly experienced and stable team in place, there is significant scope for both personal and career development.

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