£0.00 - £27.42 per hour
11 days ago
Morson International is looking for Senior Buyer for our client based in Portsmouth.
Purpose of role: To direct and manage all the procurement / supply chain activities associated with defined EM projects.The role includes the development of procurement / supply chain plans, and the associated engagement and management of suppliers, customers, projects and other stakeholders to deliver project contracted KPI's and objectives.
- Key Technical Skills
- Experience of Procurement / Supply Chain Department (5 year min)
- Commercial and contractual acumen.
- Working understanding of tool sets and IT.
- Management of cost drivers in the value chain and the principles of Total Cost of Ownership. Management of change programmes.
- Risk & opportunity management
Key Leadership/People Management Skills
- Good listener.
- Good motivator of others.
- Good Coaching skills.
- Good Mentoring skills
- Pro-active and self-motivated.
- Subject matter expert on time delivery, cost and quality through the successful actions of the Supply Chain.
Key Interpersonal/Behavioural Skills
- Facilitation skills Mentoring and people development skills
- Ability to communicate at peer and management levels, internally and externally.
- Strong communicator, able to effectively influence outside the team.
- Strong, ethical, values driven negotiator.
Top 6 Major Tasks and Activities:
- Prepare the Procurement / Supply Chain plans and manage purchase orders for materials and services to deliver against contractual KPI's.
- Manage, support and prepare outputs of deliverable and select suppliers.a.w. with the departmental procedures and in line with customer KPI's and requirements.
- Manage and support or negotiate all commercial, financial, and schedule elements of the subcontracts/project and any authorised changes in line with departmental procedures and customer requirements.
- Pro actively support and deliver effective supplier management and customer service delivery. Identify and implement business improvements resulting in cost saving opportunities.
- Act as the primary point of contact with assigned suppliers and customers (internal/external).
- MICPS qualified or working towards qualification
Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of work , suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance