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Senior Buyer

Senior Buyer

  • Location:

    North West England, England

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  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

  • Salary:

    £32.00 - £36.00 per hour + Dependant on experience.

  • Contact:

    Sam Mabbott B.Soc Sci

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Client:

    Morson International

Our client is looking to recruit a Senior Buyer to fulfil a role within our client's Procurement team, providing a purchasing service to internal and external customers to agreed standards within the following accountabilities:

  • Prepare and negotiate contracts with suppliers
  • Conduct tender exercises and souring activities
  • Negotiate and resolves contractual claims and disputes
  • Manage suppler performance for live contracts
  • Maintain purchasing records
  • Maintain vendors in the Westinghouse supplier database
  • Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Support product lines in bid and proposal activities to secure new business opportunities
  • Undertake make or buy analysis for new opportunities
  • Prepare savings plans and deliver on procurement savings opportunities
  • Participate in process improvement activities
  • Use SAP to create/amend POs and Outline Agreements

The successful candidate will possess a

  • High standard and expectations in their approach to work
  • Enthusiastic and flexible approach to work
  • A positive team player who has effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • High level of drive and energy combined with attention to detail ensuring completion of work to high standard

In addition the candidate must be able to demonstrate:

  • Good administrative and organisational skills
  • Good commercial/business awareness
  • Excellent IT skills, Microsoft office applications, data handling
  • CIPS Qualified
  • Business or Similar Degree

The role is available on a contract basis with an immediate start for the successful candidate.

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