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Buyer Indirects

Buyer Indirects

  • Location

    High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Sheila Harris

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Buyer Indirects

Our client is a growing and innovative Pharmaceutical Organisation with locations in Europe, USA and Latin America, they are now seeking a driven and enthusiastic Buyer to join their team. This is a great opportunity to be involved in a business where you can make a difference, take opportunities and grow.

As part of a local team of Buyers with a wider team based in Germany and regional locations you will be responsible for the following:

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage spend of around £ 3million across Indirects including IT, HR, Marketing
  • Build and maintain close relationship with local stakeholders and supporting Global Category
  • Managers in definition and execution of global category strategies
  • Lead regional tenders, negotiations and contracts for assigned local spend
  • Manage supplier relationships
  • Deputise for the Global Category Manager
  • Working extensively with SAP - purchase orders

Person Specification:

  • Degree or equivalent preferably in business
  • 1-3 years relevant experience in operational procurement, either in Indirects or Directs considered
  • Experience in procurement processes
  • Specific knowledge in negotiation
  • Excellent MS Office skills and knowledge of SAP, if you have worked through an SAP Implementation this would be beneficial
  • It is essential that you are a car driver and have the ability to travel abroad on occasions to other office locations