Strategic Sourcing Buyer - £40k

Location
England, Northamptonshire
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
23 Jan 2019
Closes
26 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6760.3
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Buyer
Sector
FMCG
Function
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Strategic Sourcing Buyer - £40k + Excellent Benefits Package - Northampton

Following a large-scale restructure in their procurement function, globally recognised FMCG major are targeting bright and ambitious procurement professionals to join their rapidly expanding team. They have recently created a new position in their procurement team following an internal promotion, working on their highest spend area covering raw materials. You will be joining the team at an optimum time, with a trajectory for unprecedented growth and aggressive investment within their procurement function.

Main procurement responsibilities:

  • Support the Category Leads to help develop and implemented sourcing strategies to add value and achieve cost-reduction targets
  • Assist in supplier management process to maintain supplier performance and development
  • Work closely with stakeholder to understand their requirements and challenges, while winning their support for innovative procurement projects
  • Lead strategic procurement projects and sourcing strategies by owning the end-to-end procurement process

Desirable procurement experience and expertise:

  • A proven track record of progression within your procurement career, with tangible achievements to match
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Degree / MCIPS qualification desirable, though not essential

This is a unique opportunity to enter an iconic and progressive organisation, that is heavily invested both in their staff and procurement function. If you are looking for clearly mapped career progression and a generous salary, do not hesitate to apply below.

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

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