Senior Buyer - JCT/NEC3

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Warrington, Cheshire | Ref: BBBH27770

£35000 - £40000 per annum

Senior Buyer (JCT/NEC3)
£35,000 - £40,000 plus excellent benefits

Role Profile

I am currently recruiting a Senior Buyer role for a successful and established business based in the Warrington area.

This is a multi-site role which will involve regular travel to sites in the UK (on average 5 days per month). This is a fantastic time to join the organisation - there are great opportunities for progression for the right individual and some exciting new projects in the pipeline.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing end to end, complex sourcing projects for raw materials and sub-contract services
  • Leading commercial negotiations with suppliers, including JCT / NEC3 contracts
  • Engaging and advising stakeholders at all levels, including specification development and advising on best practice procurement
  • Managing high value tenders and contractual negotiations with suppliers, working to JCT / NEC3
  • Undertaking Contract Management activities to manage and optimise supplier performance throughout the life of the contract
  • Mentoring and coaching less experienced members of the Procurement team
  • Undertaking business travel to visit stakeholders, as required

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Min. 4 years' experience in a procurement role, managing complex procurement projects
  • Previous experience in manufacturing or construction / contracting with a good working knowledge of JCT or NEC3
  • Proven track record of negotiating contractual terms, tendering and contract management
  • Proven stakeholder management skills and excellent communication / interpersonal skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • CIPS qualification or willingness to work towards


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!


£35,000 to £40,000 plus excellent benefits

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