Interim Senior Buyer, Warwick

Job Summary

Reference: 123103144
Job Type: Contract
Location: Warwick
Salary: 350 - 450 per day
Date Posted: 09/28/2016

Job Description

Interim Senior Buyer Engineering/Construction Projects

6 Month Contract

300 - 450 per day

We're looking for an energetic, results focussed Buyer to join a prestigious organisation looking to add an Interim Senior Buyer to its influential HQ purchasing function.

Experience of strategic sourcing and category management is essential, as well as the communication and negotiation skills to build productive relationships with customers and suppliers. We'll give you the opportunity to take a strategic approach to buying, to carry out complex bid negotiations, and to manage multiple projects.

Essential Skills:

o Evidence of complex strategic procurement Not PO Processing

o Hit the ground running

o Hands on running procurement projects Not senior level experience

o Experience of following a structured process

o OJEU experience

Person Skills:

o Influencing without authority

o Strong communication skills

o Good analytical skills

o Tenacious and challenging

o Experience of working with a disparate group of stakeholders

Technical / Role Specific Competencies :

o Plan Sourcing Projects and control progress

o Strategic Sourcing, run structured procurement process with defined governance (e.g. 7 step process) Supplier Engagement

o Ability to Negotiate, including running and planning negotiations