Senior Buyer

Cardiff Permanent
  • manage a small team for a leading business
  • strong orderbook and a progressive workplace

About Our Client

A Business with over 100 years experience as leaders in their field, they are looking for first class individuals to join their team at an exciting time for the business.

Job Description

A key business contributor, your daily activity will underpin the overall business strategy and objectives, adding value, and reducing total cost of ownership whilst delivering exceptional operational and customer service. A core part of the team you will take the initiative and drive strategic projects daily, often championing or leading a particular project through lean/continuous improvement.

You will be responsible for:

  • Cost reduction across direct and indirect
  • Review and implementation of KPIs, supplier scorecards and development of the global supplier network
  • developing and improving the performance management framework
  • Contributing to Group procurement plans
  • Strategic planning worldwide
  • Development of the team of 5
  • Monitoring and reporting of vendor performance

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience in a similar role with people management experience
  • Have experience across both direct and indirect procurement
  • Experience working with MRP
  • Ideally CIPS qualified
  • Have experience in projects, NPI and CI throughout an organisation
  • Commutable to the site in South Wales

What's on Offer

The role offers an attractive salary and benefits

Contact
Scott Taylor
Quote job ref
JN-102021-4501320
Phone number
+44 292 064 2032

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Consultant name
Scott Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2032
Job reference
JN-102021-4501320