Indirect Buyer - Expiring soon!

Posted 17/05/2024 by Barclay Meade

Remote job
Location:
Whiteley, Hampshire
Salary/Rate:
£250 - £300/day
Introduction


Our client, a leading company in the Procurement Supply Chain industry, is currently seeking a Supply Chain Buyer to join their team on a contract basis. As a Supply Chain Buyer, you will be responsible for managing indirect procurement for professional services.



Key Responsibilities

  • Implement and manage procurement strategies for indirect categories, specifically professional services.
  • Identify potential suppliers and conduct supplier evaluations to ensure the selection of high-quality vendors.
  • Negotiate contract terms and conditions with suppliers to achieve optimal pricing while maintaining service and quality standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement cost-saving initiatives.
  • Monitor supplier performance and address any issues or concerns that may arise.
  • Stay updated on market trends and industry best practices to drive continuous improvement in procurement processes.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant procurement policies, procedures, and regulations.


Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in indirect procurement, preferably in the professional services category.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing supplier relationships and negotiating contracts.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proficient in using procurement software and systems.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and meet deadlines.


Apply now to join our client's dynamic team and make a significant impact in the world of supply chain management!

Type:
Contract
Start Date:
ASAP
Contract Length:
6 months
Job Reference:
571206_1715939985
Job ID:
221672825

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