Macildowie Procurement and Supply Chain are pleased to be working with a Milton Keynes based client as they seek to recruit an experienced Buyer.
As a member of the wider purchasing team, you'll be required to create and implement a strategy that ensures a wide range of commodities are available to support the future demands of the business.
As you'll be working with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, you must be able to build and maintain an effective working rapport with a wide range of people.
Jointly manage & audit a select approved supplier base on their financial stability, commercial acumen, quality levels & delivery aspects through a formal audit process.
Develop relevant suppliers as partners to achieve robust sustainable growth, minimise cost & increase profit.
Drive through & manage the implementation of direct & indirect savings in a cross functional cost reduction project.
Assist in the negotiation & implementation of supply contracts for various commodity groups to mitigate any risks to the company.
Research globally for new opportunities & technologies which may be able to offer new innovative products & solutions in support of the Company's products.
To be successful in this role, you must be an enthusiastic and motivated individual who is keen to further develop your procurement related knowledge and expertise.
Dynamic, results driven and with a passion to succeed, you will become an integral part of the team; providing support whilst at the same time developing the suppliers within your portfolio.
This could be the perfect next move for a purchasing professional with three years industry experience who is now looking to take on a genuinely stimulating and challenging role with a market leading company.
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