Role details

Senior Buyer - Indirects

Manchester   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Buyer - Indirects
  • Senior Buyer - Indirects

About Our Client

My client are one of the UK's leading pharmaceutical businesses who are known for innovation and research.

Job Description

  • Act as a Business Partner to assigned Business Units to create Procurement plans
  • Contribute to the continual development and improvement of Procurement procedures.
  • Establish and maintain consistent approach to performance management across a range of suppliers and contracts
  • Negotiate commercially viable rates/deals/contracts
  • Undertake research on possible new suppliers prior to a tendering process/procurement of goods and service
  • Train and mentor stakeholders from all areas of the business on Procurement processes.
  • Undertake timely and regular supplier reviews
  • Establish, track and report on all Procurement activity

The Successful Applicant


  • Proven background in Procurement with strong commercial awareness.
  • Able to develop and execute Procurement strategy.
  • Well developed relationship management skills, coupled with strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Negotiation and networking skills.
  • Self-motivated with good organisational skills and the ability to work under own initiative.

What's on Offer

£35,000 - £40,000 basic salary + Bonus + Full Package

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