Senior Buyer

Recruiter
Arnold Ash Group
Location
Central London
Salary
£60,000 - £69,999
Posted
12 Nov 2019
Closes
12 Dec 2019
Ref
1328053596
Category
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Buyer - £60,000 to £70,000 + 20% Bonus - London Based (International Role with 20-30% Travel to Europe and Africa offices)

Arnold Ash are partnered with a leading private equity backed telecoms provider in London who are looking for a Senior Buyer to support the business as it embarks on the exciting next phase of its growth strategy. As the Senior Buyer you must ensure that all aspects of Procurement (Purchase, Procurement, Contract Management and Demand Forecasting) are executed efficiently and effectively throughout. The Senior Buyer will have responsibility for the creation and implementation of Procurement policies, procedures and processes to ensure consistent execution of procurement activities across the business.

Essential Senior Buyer Experience:
  • 20-30% travel to Europe and Africa offices
  • Responsible for leading and managing the buying team.
  • Operational experience of working in remote locations.

Senior Buyer Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Continually review the overall performance of the buying function, identifying and managing opportunities for improvement and key operational risks within the Projects and Operations functions to ensure they exceed the expectations of customers (internal and external).
  • Manage all purchases needed for the London office, in accordance with the Procurement policy.
  • Manage and execute procurement related functions for the strategic and preferred suppliers.
  • Lead Key Strategic Partner Relationships.
  • Own the Procurement Savings target whilst maintaining quality, safety, timelinesetc.
  • New Market evaluations and vendor appointments.
  • Relevant experience preferably in complex engineering business.
  • Can demonstrate or have evidence of successfully managing Supply Chain transformation whilst in a rapid business growth environment

Full company information and benefits on application.

Senior Buyer - £60,000 to £70,000 + 20% Bonus - London Based (International Role with 20-30% Travel to Europe and Africa offices)