Senior Buyer - Professional Services

Location
London
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + Package
Posted
24 Apr 2019
Closes
24 May 2019
Ref
BBBH7498.2
Contact
Emily Knight
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Buyer - Professional Services - £40-50K+ car + package - FTSE 100 Professional Services Company - London

This FTSE 100 procurement team has recently been recognised as an outstanding sourcing function with excellent opportunities for development and progression. With a large spend across the professional services category; they are looking for a procurement professional to step up with the gravitas and confidence to negotiate with suppliers across legal, audit, tax and management consultancy.

What is required in this role?

  • Working with the Senior Category Manager on the full end to end procurement of the professional services category
  • Leading negotiations with stakeholders across services including; tax, legal, audit and advisory consultancy services to gain savings
  • Implementing best in class sourcing processes across the wider procurement team to help develop the procurement group
  • Working with senior business stakeholders to ascertain the business requirements for the professional services category

What skills and experience are required?

  • Prior sourcing experience across indirect services, ideally within the HR or Professional Services category
  • Excellent negotiation skills with tangible examples of personal savings achieved
  • The ability to identify opportunities for process improvement and excellent project management skills
  • First - rate communication skills with the ability to influence stakeholders across different levels
  • Degree qualified

This really is a great opportunity to join a leading organisation and gain invaluable experience working in a collaborative and financially rewarding environment. To apply directly, send your CV to jobsefk@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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SKILLS: Procurement, Senior Buyer, Strategic Sourcing, Indirects, Change Management, Supply Chain, Professional Services, Audit, Tax, Legal, Degree, London, FTSE 100