Senior Buyer

Senior Buyer – 12 month contract – £180 – £200/day ltd – Eastleigh

Excipion Procurement & Supply Chain are working with a Manufacturing and Process Engineering business who are looking to grow the existing purchasing team and start to implement a more strategic procurement method moving forward.

If you have good experience with in a strategic procurement environment then we would love to hear from you.

Given the nature of the business, much of the commodities will be cap-ex spend-related which may include; fabrications, machined components, process machinery, vessels etc.

You will need to be a hands on, energetic, communicative and diplomatic individual as well as have an analytical, positive attitude, willing to promote and embrace change within the business.

Your primary responsibilities will be:
Willing and able to take a steering role in the local project supply chain team as well as active contributor in day to day operational buying activities.
Working with the relevant stakeholders to implement the One Vision supply chain strategy.
Ensure clear visibility for the team in terms of assigned projects and workload.
Establish, limit, maintain and develop the supplier matrix portfolio in consultation with strategic procurement, engineering, operations and service.
Drive continuous improvement within the supply base and deliver cost reduction and quality enhancement projects.
Monitor, drive and improve upon KPI’s; report spend data to Global Operations.

This is an exciting time to be joining an organisation who is transforming the way it goes about it’s procurement. If you like to venture forth ideas, have worked in a change environment before, or are just looking to expand your experience in strategic procurement by being involved in a company who is transitioning, please get in touch.

For further information, or to apply, contact or 02392314696

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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