Retail/Purchasing

Indirect Buyer

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Working as part of a successful team, with hybrid work this is a great opportunity to work for a leading organisation

Client Details

A business in South Wales they maintain and manage an extensive infrastructure. A business that prides itself on its culture they have great staff retention and view people as their greatest asset. With first class leadership and a great hands on work ethic, they provide you the tools to excel in your career.

Description

The buyer will be responsible for:

Supporting the Category Manager leading in sourcing
Data collection and preparation
Supply market analysis and benchmarking
Stakeholder identification and management
Create detailed specifications relating to Sourcing activity
utilisation of the e-Procurement Solution
Post tender analysis and recommendations
Contribute and Lead Supplier Negotiations
Acting as the first point of contact for both suppliers and business stakeholders to help resolve sourcing and contract queries.
Acting as the key point of contact to WWU business stakeholders to assist in resolution of procurement systems
Ensuring ongoing business stakeholder compliance with procurement policy, procedures and processes and assisting in the development and implementation of any new policy, procedures and processes.
Contributing to the ongoing development and performance improvement of the Procurement Team through the active participation in both current and future development projects.
Undertaking wider departmental tasks within the P&L team as required.Profile

The successful candidate:

Demonstrable experience and/or MCIPS qualification with some practical experience
Strong Commercial awareness and understanding of contract terms.
Good Stakeholder Management skills
A good understanding of EU procurement regulations and contract processes, procedures and best practices
A focused self-starter who takes ownership and responsibility for delivering against performance objectives
Excellent analytical and organisational skills
Good working knowledge of E-Procurement and Microsoft Office packagesJob Offer

The role offers an attractive salary circa 42k plus benefits

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