Role details

Indirects Buyer

Milton Keynes   •   £25,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Procurement Buyer - Indirect
  • Milton Keynes £25-35k

About Our Client

The client is a global household name in the Professional Services Industry with an unrivalled reputation for client/customer service. You will be joining a high calibre, dynamic procurement team and undertake best practice procurement along with world class training. You will be supported in your growth/development and have international opportunities should this be desired. If you are looking to progress your career and have a genuine passion for procurement then there are few better places to do so.

Job Description

  • Carry out market and spend analysis
  • Strategic and tactical sourcing across various categories
  • Support category managers and senior buyers in a variety of activities related to the delivery of customer engagements
  • Pursue and develop relationships with suppliers and customer stakeholders
  • Assist and/or lead other customer and/or internal initiatives including process improvements, technology deployment, etc

The Successful Applicant

Your skills and qualifications will include:

  • Degree or equivalent in a numerate discipline or equivalent
  • 1-2 years prior experience working within a Procurement function
  • Experience in tactical sourcing including identification of suppliers, requesting quotes, reviewing and comparing quotes, calculating and reporting savings
  • CIPS Qualified or equivalent
  • Skilled in relevant software (advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other packages)
  • Highly capable in analysis and interpretation of data, being able to draw succinct and meaningful conclusions
  • Strong communication skills with the confidence to challenge business processes / information, where appropriate, and to effectively manage and influence stakeholders to ensure the right outcomes for both the organisation and its customers
  • Highly motivated individual with ability to work autonomously, under minimal supervision, exercising personal judgement effectively and referring matters where appropriate

What's on Offer

Basic salary + bonus that increased with progression + world class training

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