Strategic Sourcing Buyer - £40k

England, Northamptonshire
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
23 Jan 2019
09 Mar 2019
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Contract Type
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.

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