Senior Buyer - Professional Services

Location
Farnborough
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
31 Jan 2017
Closes
28 Feb 2017
Ref
HQ00012746
Contact
Adam King
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent
Your experience of Professional Services within a corporate environment would allow you to add immediate impact to an established team within my client. This role will give you the independence to manage a portfolio of key suppliers in this Blue Chip environment.

You will be working in a state of the art complex, surrounded by innovative individuals. Professional development is key to management strategy and you will be offered clear progression pathways and access to a variety of training options.


Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.


About the job:

They currently require the services of a Senior Buyer. This role includes:-

- Negotiating with suppliers
- Building strong relationships with stakeholders
- Bid management
- Development and execution of sourcing strategy
- Identifying savings opportunities
- Managing suppliers and building up longer-term relationships
- Assessing supplier performance to ensure targets are met
- Identifying and defining supplier development activities


About you:

- Strong experience of procurement of Professional Services
- Experience in a corporate / blue-chip environment
- Confident negotiator of Terms and Conditions
- Background in HR procurement would be an advantage


Senior Buyer Professional Services
Farnborough


Keywords: procurement, buyer, buying, purchasing, apics, cips, mcips, cpm, cpim, supply chain, professional services, human resources, HR, corporate, contracts

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens or those who have lived in UK for at least the last 5 years. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.