SF Recruitment are supporting a leading multi-million-pound brand in recruiting for a Junior Buyer on a permanent basis. Flexible Location: Coventry, Milton Keynes, London, or Manchester. Excellent benefits on offer including hybrid working, bonus schemes and excellent progression opportunities on top of a salary of u00A330,000 p.a.
The Junior Buyer supports the implementation of category projects, helping manage contract renewals and negotiations to support the delivery of transformational change at pace. The procurement function is a dynamic team environment that works closely with stakeholders in delivery of best-in-class procurement outcomes. The Role: - As the Junior Buyer you will be working in collaboration with Buyers, Sourcing Managers and Category Managers, provide support to the development of commercia strategies that balance cost, quality, and risk.
- Provide analytical and research support to projects and activities across a variety of categories, - Support the execution of sourcing activity including renewals, preparation, and management of sourcing events (RFIs/RFPs), supplier appraisals and selection, negotiation, and contract. - Build an understanding on internal and external supply markets and with support and guidance translate into a project plan and influence. - Support and coordinate to delivery of commercial projects as required to maximise value.
The Candidate: As the successful candidate for the Junior Buyer, you will have the following: - Degree educated with 6 - 12 months experience within a Buyer role. - Basic commercial acumen and desire to build a career within Procurement. - Core technology skills (Email, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Internet and Database skills) - Excellent communication and written skills.
To apply for the position of Junior Buyer please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to Rebecca Gibbs at email@example.com