Senior Procurement Buyer

Location
Birmingham
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP40000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted
25 May 2019
Closes
24 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH7235.6
Contact
Emily Knight
Specialist Area
Buying, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Procurement Buyer- FTSE 250 Healthcare Brand - Birmingham + Flex Working - £30,000 - £40,000 + Excellent Benefits

Growing Healthcare major seeks passionate Procurement expert to drive crucial spend-categories toward best-in-class and mentor team of Buyers.

Company & Procurement Overview:

The firm has an outstanding reputation for providing professional development and an enjoyable work environment to 5,000 people across the UK. Historically Procurement has played a relatively small part in the firm's success, but thanks to an influx of top-down investment the Strategic Sourcing function is having an increasing impact and the Board has a strong appetite for best-in-class Procurement.

Senior Procurement BuyerOutline:

  • Lead procurement strategy development and deal execution for a £75m+ spend category spanning Directs & Indirects, namely: Professional Services, Fleet, Travel, HR, Facilities, Marketing, Medical Consumables& Technology procurement
  • Build strategically important supplier relationships to secure longer term benefits beyond mere cost savings
  • Spearhead major sourcing strategy reviews, negotiatingcomplex agreements and mitigating risk
  • Be an inspirational figure to less experienced procurement professionals in the team, demonstrating best-in-class procurement and acting as coach / mentor to raise performance
  • Use procurement toolkits & spend data to deliver value for the business

Required background:-

  • Impressive Procurement, Strategic Sourcing & Category Management track record, with a CV that clearly demonstrates your personal procurement results / achievements
  • Degree, MCIPS preferred though not at all essential
  • Natural flair for people leadership

If you are passionate about furthering the image of Procurement amongst senior stakeholders and instilling a high performance culture amongst a close-knit team, this is a brilliant opportunity to carve a name for yourself and progress to Procurement Directorship.

To find out more and apply please send your CV to jobsefk@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or directly through this page.

Key skills: Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Purchasing, Buying, Vendor Management, Supplier Relationship Management, SRM, contract negotiation, contract drafting, RFP, RFQ, tendering, strategic procurement, MCIPS, stakeholder management

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