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Interim Indirects Buyer

Salary £175.00 - £275.00 per day
Location Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Job Type Temp Jobs
Sector
Job Ref HQ00073251
Published about 2 months ago

Job Description

We are proud to announce that an exciting position has come about with our Client who is an instantly recognisable brand and promises a great opportunity. The role would be to join as a Buyer on the Indirects side of the procurement function, initially on a temporary basis, with potential for longer after!

Based in Buckinghamshire, the role offers flexible working with 2 days working from home, but can go in as much as you like and you would have a supportive team around you too.

The ideal candidate would be someone that comes from a fast-paced and dynamic background as the role will require you to get stuck-in, with each day fully immersing you in the role and the company. SAP knowledge would be desirable, while experience across a variety of indirect spend would be very beneficial, especially from Marketing and commercial areas, but at least an understanding of these is required.

Role:

  • Provide expertise to Marketing, Communications, Finance and Commercial Stakeholders
  • Prepare specifications, quotations, PO's all in order with guidelines
  • Liaise with suppliers to maintain and strengthen relationships
  • Analyse current procurement activities and recommend improvements
  • Support wider team where required
  • Complete work in a timely order to ensure Procurement function runs smoothly
  • Expedite PO's to ensure delivery requirements are met
  • Coordinate and resolve problems/queries with suppliers and stakeholders
  • Proactively record and maintain accurate data and documentation for quotes, responses and other relevant data and information relating to the business

Ideal candidate:

  • Fast-paced, dynamic industry background
  • Indirect experience, ideally, but not exclusively within Marketing and Commercial areas
  • SAP proficient
  • Resilient to deal with challenges, but motivated to work through and create a course of action
  • Organised and time-efficient
  • Sociable and easy to get on with

Details:

  • Indirects Buyer, focusing on Marketing, Commercial, Insurance among others
  • Interim basis to start with
  • Based Buckinghamshire
  • Hybrid working available - 2 at home, 3 in office

If this sounds of interest, please apply with your latest CV!

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