Senior Indirect Buyer

Posted 6 March by Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Job title: Senior Buyer

Salary Range : c. £45,000 - £50,000

Location: Banbury, Oxfordshire

Global FMCG manufacturer, world leader in the production of specialist food products.

An Indirect Buyer is required by a global FMCG manufacturing organisation, a world leader in the production and development of specialist products, supplying major global FMCG producers. This growing organisation is on a journey of change, including culture, continuous improvement and manufacturing techniques. A fantastic opportunity for a talented indirect procurement professional who offers exceptional knowledge of indirect category spend including; technical spend, facilities management, IT, Telecoms, Marketing, Fleet, Consulting and other non-production commodities industry.

Based in Oxfordshire, as Indirect Buyer you will participate in cross-functional teams and support the Regional Procurement Manger with sourcing implementation plans:

- Implement sourcing strategy for all indirect categories

- Manage relationships with suppliers

- Develop bid packages and administer the RFP/RFQ/RFI

- Operationally manage all spend

- Drive continuous improvements (cost and service) of assigned sourcing categories

We are seeking an Indirect Buyer who offers the following skills or experience:

- Proven track record of managing high value indirect spends

- Strong negotiation skills

- Excellent analytical skills

- Fully IT proficient - MS Office Package and SAP

Are you an Indirect Buyer with knowledge of procuring indirect commodities in a fast moving manufacturing environment, are you looking to develop your career? In return for your procurement experience, this Oxfordshire based FMCG manufacturer will offer you:

- Salary c.£45,000 - £50,000

- Bonus + Attractive Pension Scheme + Relocation if applicable

- Career Development

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are an indirect procurement professional looking for your next career move and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Indirect Buyer role, please contact or Lisa on direct line

Required skills

  • category buyer
  • Indirect Buyer
  • capex Buyer
  • non production purchasing

Reference: 34619905

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