Indirect Buyer

A great opportunity has arisen for an Indirect Buyer to join an established Purchasing Team based in Fareham, Hampshire, for a client who are world leaders within marine electronics.

This role of Indirect Buyer is responsible for managing procurement of indirect goods and services across all sites worldwide.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities for the Indirect Buyer :

  • Analyse spend data available from SAP and data warehouse and develop short and long term plans to bring strategic procurement best practices to the sourcing and management of this spend.

  • Build relationships with managers responsible for the spend and identify how procurement can best support their needs.

  • Drive the adoption of Ivalua e-procurement tools for indirect spend across the organisation

  • Engage with stakeholders to facilitate sourcing and tendering processes, negotiate contract terms, on boarding of suppliers and supplier relationship management.

  • Identify and delivery cost reductions and value for money improvement for indirect spend categories.

  • Develop and implement processes for selecting, evaluating and approving new indirect suppliers

  • Manage value improvement and service quality improvement activities

  • Develop process for monitoring supplier performance and drive supplier continuous improvement

Job Qualifications for the Indirect Buyer :

  • Experience working across a wide variety of indirect categories including those mentioned above.

  • Brilliant communication skills to build rapport with necessary stakeholders to quickly identify and implement short and long term plans

  • Analytically inclined and able to develop methods for analysing raw spend data to identify opportunities and drive supplier improvement

  • Skilled at working with ERP systems and e-commerce- SAP and Ivalua experience an advantage

  • Negotiation and relationship management

  • Organised with a high attention to detail

The position has a comprehensive and challenging remit with career enhancement opportunities in a company that has continued to achieved year on year growth.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Location: Fareham, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Redline Group Ltd
  • Contact: Tarah Williams
  • Tel: 01582 450054
  • Fax: 01582 458685
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-03-17 14:31:41 -

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