Category Buyer

Recruiter
Macildowie Associates
Location
Uttoxeter
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Category Procurement jobs/ Purchasing jobs/ Category Buyer
Permanent

This is your chance to work with a leading Global Manufacturing business who are currently looking to recruit a Category/Senior Buyer with a solid background in Engineering or Technical environments. The key focus of the role will be in the development and deployment of Global Category Strategies.

Key areas of focus:
>Quality
>Cost
>Innovation
>Delivery and Management Response

To be successful in your application you will need to have Category or Commodity Management experience and ideally Global, EU or EMEA Spend.

THE ROLE:

You will also be responsible for selecting, agreeing and managing a range of suppliers mainly from manufacturing and engineering Industries. You will develop relationships with these suppliers to deliver value and benefits to the business, the client and supply partners.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

>Lead Global Supplier Relationship Management activities
>Global Category Strategies
>Implement Long Term Agreements and Contracts
>Risk assessment for nominated supply chain
>Co-ordinate supplier Innovation
>Provide support to the Supply Chain function

THE PERSON

>Purchasing in a Manufacturing Environment
>Global, EU or EMEA Sourcing
>An appreciation of "Lean Techniques"
>New Product Introduction process
>Key Words Purchasing Procurement Buyer Category Supply Chain

Package

Clean working environment with ample room for progression, competitive salary, free parking, generous holiday and employee benefits.

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