Sourcing Specialist - Iconic Retailer - £35k

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
29 Jan 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6760.7
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sourcing Specialist - Iconic Retailer - £35k + Excellent Benefits Package

In the wake of a massive restructure, globally-established retailer is targeting critical hires to join their expanding team. Procurement has been heavily invested in and as a result, you can expect key responsibilities and autonomy while sourcing for raw materials and commodities. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity for growth and development, with a clearly mapped path to promotion by 2020.

The procurement role will involve:

  • Strategically sourcing commodities and raw materials within a structured procurement team
  • Dealing with stakeholders to win approval for innovative procurement projects
  • Work closely with suppliers to maintain performance and negotiate contracts
  • Identify and implement process improvements to satisfy customers and key stakeholders
  • Oversee the full end-to-end procurement process

Required procurement skills:

  • Relevant direct procurement buying background, preferably within raw materials or commodities
  • Continual growth and progression within your procurement career
  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to influence stakeholders
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Degree / CIPS desirable, though not essential

This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving and forward-thinking organsiation. If you are looking for the next step in your procurement career, that offers progression within a challenging, yet dynamic organisation, then do not hesitate to apply below.

To apply to the role, email your CV to Hugo Billyard at: jobsHB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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