Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer

Ref No. EMP423916
Salary £30,000 - £40,000/annum
Location Gloucestershire, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

A global technology and production engineering business seek an experienced procurement professional to join their Purchasing division as Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer on a permanent position.

Important

Proven experience as a Buyer, Indirect procurement experience is not essential.

The Job

Joining a large-scale international manufacturer this role will join an established procurement division which huge opportunity for personal career progression for indirect spends covering a wide range of categories (FM, IT, Security, MRO, Capex, Professional services and wider).

Applicants will need to have a proactive approach and passion for developing cost reduction opportunity across indirect spends with proven day-to-day supplier relationship management.

Indirect Buying experience would be advantageous and not essential, will consider experienced direct Buyer looking to continue/develop their career within Indirect Procurement.

Role - Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer

Type - Permanent position

Salary - £30,000 - £40,000 + Benefits

Location - Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Key responsibilities for Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer job role and not limited to:

  • Negotiate contract and implement including Supplier Selection
  • Develop RFQ's and Tenders
  • Develop cost reduction including spend analysis leveraging group spends
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Provide support in developing and implementing Category strategies with Category Manager

Key skills and experience required for Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer role and not limited to:

  • Proven experience as a Buyer, either direct or indirect procurement
  • Manufacturing background preferred
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Cost reduction activities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

To apply for this Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

To apply for this Category Buyer / Indirect Buyer position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.

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