Procurement Buyer, Procurement Transformation

City of London
GBP30000 - GBP40000 per annum + pacakge
01 Jun 2018
01 Jul 2018
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement Buyer, Procurement Transformation - Accelerated Promotion Plan - central London + Flex Working - £40,000 + package

As part of a major initiative to reinvigorate this Procurement function, this aggressively growing organisation is looking to hire a Procurement buyer who is still developing and learning in their procurement career. As a Buyer you will partner with senior stakeholders to position Procurement in the driving seat for £100m+ spend categories, and benefit from an executive support network to help you develop into a Senior Buyer role within the next 12-18 months.

Procurement Buyer, Procurement Transformation role involvements:-
* Collaborating with an award winning Head of Procurement in designing and implementing multi-year category and sourcing strategies for complex spends, while also autonomously managing your own spend projects
* Owning the cradle-to-grave procurement process for complex cross-border deals (including requirements gathering & definition, ITT / RFQ / RFP?, contractual and supplier negotiation and award), through to post-contract phases of supplier relationship management.
* Delivering substantial benefits to the Firm including but beyond savings, including risk miti-gation and strategic vendor relationships

Required background:-
* Indirect category knowledge preferable (my client are happy to look at direct category expe-rience)
* Excellent interpersonal skills / customer focus, ability to communicate and collaborate effec-tively within the business
* Category management experience desirable, but not mandatory (can be developed as part of the role)
* Autonomous and adaptable

If you're an ambitious procurement and strategic sourcing specialist at the early stages of your Procurement career, this is a brilliant opportunity. The Firm has an outstanding reputation for developing ambitious talent, so their top-light team presents excellent organic growth prospects.

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Key skills: Procurement, CIPS, MCIPS, Project Management, Indirect, Strategic Sourcing, FTSE 100, Purchasing, Buying, Negotiation, Vendor Management, Capex Procurement, Capital Expenditure, Global procurement

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