Senior Buyer - Global FMCG Major - £40k

Location
England, Northamptonshire
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
26 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6760
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Buyer
Sector
FMCG
Function
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Buyer, Raw Materials - Global FMCG Major - £40k + Excellent Benefits - Northampton + Flexible Working

Globally recognised FMCG major seeks an ambitious Senior Buyer to join their centralised procurement function, managing a critical spend area and working strategically to partner with global supplier & stakeholder base. You will have unique and crucial responsibility of strategically sourcing raw materials that are essential to the organisation's function. The successful candidate will be joining the business at a fantastic time as they go through an unprecedented period of expansion. In turn, you will take advantage of entering a progressive position, with a mapped-out promotion within 12-18 months.

Main procurement responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies that achieves tangible cost reduction targets
  • Support the supplier management process while retaining supplier reliability
  • Leading projects by owning the end-to-end procurement process
  • Identify new goods to be strategically sourced and evaluate supplier capabilities

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • An analytical and pro-active approach to procurement with a problem-solving mind-set
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A proven track record of tangible achievements and progression within your procurement career
  • Degree / MCIPS qualification preferred but not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a globally-recognised cosmetics brands with excellent career progression. You will not only excel within your procurement career but equally benefit from a generous salary and benefits package in a modern and social office.

To apply to the role, email your CV to Hugo Billyard at: jobsHB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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