Buyer / Senior Buyer - Indirects

West Midlands | Ref: BBBH25969

Negotiable

Buyer / Senior Buyer - Indirects
West Midlands
£25,000 - £35,000

Flexible / Home Working opportunity


Role Profile

Our West Midlands based client is looking for an Buyer / Senior Buyer to support the ongoing growth of the operation and be part of a well established procurement team focusing on indirect areas of spend.

Genuine opportunity to work flexibly with two days a week in the office.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Reviewing existing contracts and supplier base
  • Negotiating contractual terms for complex service contracts
  • Identifying opportunities for synergies and cost savings
  • Ensuring continuity of supply at all times during the integration

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • At least 2 years' experience in a procurement role
  • Proven track record negotiating contractual terms for complex contracts and long-term agreements
  • Previous experience managing indirect procurement categories
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills, with confidence to present to internal and external stakeholders
  • CIPS qualification or working towards
  • Willingness to undertake occasional business travel within the UK
  • Understanding of public sector procurement useful but not essential

Client

Leading client in West Midlands going through an exciting period of growth.

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