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Indirect Buyer

Ref no. BHN571206
Location Whiteley, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 months
Job status Closed

Job summary

I am seeking a candidate with Indirect procurement experience to join a leading organisation for an initial 6 month basis.

Key skills required for this role

buyer, indirect, marketing, corporate services


buyer with indirect experience - professional services

Job description


Our client, a leading company in the Procurement Supply Chain industry, is currently seeking a Supply Chain Buyer to join their team on a contract basis. As a Supply Chain Buyer, you will be responsible for managing indirect procurement for professional services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement and manage procurement strategies for indirect categories, specifically professional services.
  • Identify potential suppliers and conduct supplier evaluations to ensure the selection of high-quality vendors.
  • Negotiate contract terms and conditions with suppliers to achieve optimal pricing while maintaining service and quality standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement cost-saving initiatives.
  • Monitor supplier performance and address any issues or concerns that may arise.
  • Stay updated on market trends and industry best practices to drive continuous improvement in procurement processes.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant procurement policies, procedures, and regulations.

Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in indirect procurement, preferably in the professional services category.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing supplier relationships and negotiating contracts.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proficient in using procurement software and systems.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and meet deadlines.

Apply now to join our client's dynamic team and make a significant impact in the world of supply chain management!

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