Job Reference: 3608-070312-iqr130804
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 27/04/2012
||1st Executive Search & Selection
||£28000 to £35000 per annum
1st Executive are currently recruiting for a market-leading Construction and FM organisation, who are currently undergoing an exciting period of change and development within their procurement function. Due to this continued success they are looking to recruit for a Buyer to join their team based in the West Midlands.
Working in the capacity of Buyer/Buying Team Leader you will be responsible for the management and developing of three Buyers whilst also working on one of our client`s major framework contracts.
You will also hold accountability for a number of duties and responsibilities including
Continually reduce Subcontract and Material Costs through implementation of new agreements
Developing new systems and processes to continually meet the needs of the engineering teams
Ensuring the contract service deliverables and commercials are met through effective management of the supply chain
Delivering best value to the contract by continually analysing expenditure by category and assisting with the negotiation of national, regional and local agreements
Negotiate with sub contractors against set budgets
Develop and maintain effective vendor database materials and sub contracts.
The successful applicant will have previously worked within a busy procurement function in the capacity of Buyer and have gained exposure within the Facilities Maintenance/Construction field. You will also be comfortable leading and managing a team or be looking to move into a role where you will be responsible for managing a team. With a strong attention to detail, procurement background with an in-depth understanding of subcontract procurement and framework agreements.
This position is initially being offered on a Six month contract; this opening is an excellent opportunity to further your career within a market leading Facilities Maintenance company.
Salary - ?35k
Location - West Midlands