Category Buyer

Warrington, Cheshire | Ref: BBBH32326

£26000 - £28000 per annum

Category Buyer
Warrington
£26,000 - £28,000 plus excellent benefits

Role Profile

I am currently recruiting a Category Buyer role for a highly successful, growing business in the Warrington area.

This is a fantastic time to join the team as they continue to win new contracts and add exciting new projects to the pipeline!

Key responsibilities include:

  • Delivering end to end procurement activities in order to add value to the business
  • Building and maintaining collaborative relationships with key suppliers and stakeholders
  • Managing end to end tendering processes, including preparing tender documents, analysing supplier bids and awarding business
  • Negotiating contractual terms with suppliers to establish robust supply contracts and maximise spend under contract
  • Undertaking Contract Management activities to manage supplier performance throughout the life of the contract

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in an end to end procurement role
  • Exposure to negotiating contractual terms and experience of tendering and contract management
  • Proven stakeholder management skills and strong communication skills
  • Confident negotiation skills and sharp commercial acumen
  • Strong analytical ability (including good working knowledge of Excel)
  • CIPS qualification or willingness to work towards

Client

Our client is a successful and established business in the Warrington area with a national reach across the UK. The business is going through an exciting period of growth and there are lots of new projects in the pipeline that make this a fantastic time to join!

Remuneration

£26,000 to £28,000 plus excellent benefits

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