Strategic Buyer Indirect Procurement - Blue Chip Giant

Location
England, Berkshire, Slough
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
16 Jan 2019
Closes
02 Mar 2019
Ref
BBBH6747.3
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Category Manager
Sector
Distribution
Function
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Strategic Buyer Indirect Procurement - Blue Chip FMCG Giant - £40k - £45k - Excellent Benefits Package - Greater London

Our client is a globally-recognised FTSE 100 giant who have recently undergone an aggressive procurement transformation. As a result, the firm are targeting bright and strategically minded procurement professionals to join their rapidly expanding team. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to grow in-line with the company, whose procurement team is projected to double in size over the next year. You will be joining an organisation who have an unrivalled reputation for staff development and investment within their procurement team. This is a unique opportunity to accelerate your procurement career within an esteemed, Blue Chip organsiation.

Main procurement opportunities:

  • Head up strategic sourcing projects across a range of indirect procurement categories, ranging from Marketing, HR and Professional Services
  • Create and manage innovative procurement strategies that yield results
  • Act as a key point of contact with suppliers, to manage relations and performance
  • Lead projects and sourcing strategies for the end-to-end procurement process
  • Interact regularly with stakeholders to understand and feedback their requirements and challenges

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • An analytical and strategic procurement professional with consistent career growth
  • Strong procurement knowledge and expertise with an ambitious and forward-thinking approach to procurement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Degree / MCIPS qualifications preferable though not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to excel within your procurement career within an award-winning and globally reconised brand. Career progression is clearly mapped, with tangible promotion opportunities within 6-12 months.

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