Strategic Buyer

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum
19 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Strategic Buyer



GBP30,000 - GBP35,000 + enhanced benefits package

Prince Personnel are recruiting for a well-established prestigious manufacturing organisation. They are now looking for a Strategic Buyer to join their experienced team. The strategic buyer will be responsible for supervising two buyers.

The responsibilities of the Strategic Buyer will include

* Negotiate costs and terms with the supplier base for indirect goods and services

* Identify and recommend and implement cost reduction opportunities

* Agree and set KPI's and standards for suppliers

* Identify and recommend suppliers for requirements

* Monitor supplier performance and ensure that action plans are put in place for under-performing suppliers

* Monitor and keep abreast of market trends to enable effective supplier negotiations

* Assist in the preparation of purchasing contracts / terms and conditions

* Coordinate and manage the release, progressing and replied to RFQ's

To be considered for this role you will be an experienced Purchasing professional who has substantial experience gained within a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment and be CIPS qualified to Level 4. Experience in VA/VE analysis to identify areas of opportunity.

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.

About Us

Prince Personnel are an employment agency working on behalf of our client. Whether you're seeking a new permanent position, temporary assignment or contract you'll find us easy to deal with. Located in thriving Telford, we focus on jobs in Shropshire, Staffordshire and North Wales. Prince Personnel specialise in commercial, accounts and finance and technical recruitment. With the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you.

Reference: AA22731