Senior Buyer

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  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £39.91 per hour

  • Contact:

    Karolina Stapor

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Morson International is looking for an experienced Senior Buyer for BAE Systems in Portsmouth.

Provides day-to-day support to Procurement Supply Chain activities within Small Boats projects or wider Supply Chain business function. Applies Supply Chain processes within projects and works with other functional representatives and suppliers to meet operational needs of line management and the business.

Requires a good knowledge and understanding of Procurement and Supply Chain principles and practices.

 The Procurement Professional role will focus on providing day-to-day
support to sourcing and procurement activities, through the management of day-today
routine procurement activities, and by supporting strategic procurement initiatives
or projects
 The Procurement Professional role will deal with stakeholders both in
Supply Chain, Engineering, Projects, Production and Quality functions and in suppliers
to ensure that day-to-day objectives around quality, cost and delivery are achieved
 Furthermore, the role will entail knowledge of transactional procurement technologies
as well as an understanding of the basics of contract law, negotiation and supplier
management techniques
 With appropriate guidance and supervision, the Procurement Professional
role will conduct analysis and transactional processes, developing an understanding of
the MRP system and any other relevant systems
 The role also requires a good professional knowledge and understanding of
procurement principles and practices, including the effects and implications of
decisions made to business stakeholders and suppliers