Operational Buyer – Permanent – Southampton – £30k to £35k & Car/car allowance
Operational Buyer required to join a service based business in Southampton. This will be a mobile role covering a couple of sites in the surrounding areas.
Reporting to the Procurement Manager you will be responsible for providing a sustainable and cost effective Procurement service to the business unit and support the Procurement Manager in achieving the business objectives.
Other duties will include building operational relationships with key suppliers, challenge costs and ensure value for money on all contract spend. You will be the Procurement Champion for procurement systems and processes and implement supplier improvement programmes.
The company are able to offer career development into a Senior Operational Buyer role.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with proven experience of indirect purchasing such as Engineering services, facilities, cleaning and catering. You will be commercially aware with negotiation skills and either achieved or working towards CIPS membership.
This role will require travel and a full driving license is required.
To apply for this role or for more details please email your CV to Lpinhorne@excipion.com or contact Lisa Pinhorne on 02392 322313.
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