Interim Senior Buyer


  • £400 - £450 per day
  • Posted: 05/10/2017
  • Warwick
  • Job Ref: 123103462
  • Contract

Job Details

Interim Senior Buyer

Warwick

6 Month Contract

£400 --£450 per day

Are you an experienced Procurement Professional? Do you have experience managing large scale Strategic Procurement projects for a major Blue Chip business, ideally with utilities experience? Are you looking for the opportunity to play a pivotal part in one of the UK's biggest businesses?

Requirements:

• You will be responsible for a range of Direct spend and services.

• The main focus of this role will be running tendering events

• Need to have a technical background, technically led thinking

• Experienced in a gated procurement environment

• Need to have the right mind set where they will challenge efficiency of a product or good – not the cost.

• Self Starter, with the ability to hit deadlines

• Ability to engage with senior stakeholders

• You will be an excellent communicator, have strong negotiating and analytical skills.

• Track record of delivering technically complex programmes, recognising interdependencies, overcoming technical challenges and managing suppliers.

• Understanding of category management and strategic sourcing processes

• Experience in the utilities sector preferred