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Newport, Gwent
£42,210 to £50,514
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
We have an opportunity for a Buyer with procurement experience to join an established national company based in the Newport area, this will be a hybrid role with a superb benefits package including bonus linked to the basic salary. Reporting to the Senior Manager as part of the Procurement Team, this person will support and/or manage with sourcing events both in line with the Annual Procurement Plan and ad-hoc sourcing requirements as required by the business. The individual will support the contract management process that will enable the business to maximise the value obtained from its supplier relationships. This includes ongoing Supplier Performance. You will also support day to day procurement and contract management issues, being recognised as a key point of contact for resolution of supplier performance issues where appropriate, and new procurement initiatives on designated contracts. We are looking for a Buyer with at least 4 years relevant procurement experience that will be able to: Demonstrable experience and/or MCIPS qualification with some practical experience Strong Commercial awareness and understanding of contract terms. Good Stakeholder Management skills A good understanding of EU procurement regulations and contract processes, procedures and best practices A focused self-starter who takes ownership and responsibility for delivering against performance objectives Ability to communicate and interact effectively at all levels within the business. Good written communication skills An energetic, flexible, commercially aware and customer focused individualTo be a part of this busy and growing Procurement team please apply ASAP
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  • Job Reference: 718862348-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Brook Street
    Brook Street
  • Location: Newport, Gwent
  • Salary: £42,210 to £50,514
  • Bonus/Benefits: hybrid working and bonus
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent