Senior Merchandise Buyer (Procurement)

10 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Merchandise Buyer (Procurement)
Fixed Term (7 Months)
£37,000 - £39,000

Are you a proactive and strategic procurement professional looking for a new opportunity to make a real difference to one of the UK’s most trusted charities?

Why do we ask? Because one in three people will develop cancer in their lifetime and it’s our aim to raise enough funds to be there for each and every one of them. Our bottom line is as important as the top, and we need someone like you to help us make sure we spend every penny wisely.

We’re looking for someone to lead the strategic procurement of Macmillan branded merchandise. We want to ensure that all Macmillan merchandise is procured in line with appropriate policies, provides maximum value for money and is fit for purpose.

Have you successfully managed multiple large scale and complex merchandise projects at different stages in the supply chain from concept to delivery? Do you have experience in strategically implementing and leveraging merchandise purchasing contracts and agreements? Can you challenge the status quo and proactively look for new opportunities to improve our procurement of merchandise? If so, we want to hear from you.

In return for your hard work, we commit to actively developing you and our benefits include private medical insurance, life assurance, pension, childcare vouchers, generous leave, and interest free loans for season tickets and gym membership

Closing date: 13th August 2017

Interview date: 16th August 2017


Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.

We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society.

We will support you throughout the recruitment process with any reasonable adjustments required in accordance with the Disability Discrimination Act. Please contact the Recruitment Team if you require support.

No agencies please.