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Senior Buyer

Immingham, Lincolnshire
£35,000 to £39,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Senior Buyer Upto £39k + Bonus North East Lincs Flexible & Hybrid working Your new roleHays Procurement are working exclusively on a new and exciting opportunity for a Senior Buyer, based in North East Lincolnshire for a global manufacturing business. The purpose of the Senior Buyer will be to deliver the operational purchasing (P2P) for the site for their indirect procurement requirements. Main Duties include;

  • Undertake the operational purchasing activities (tendering, PO creation, invoice query resolution, master data and follow-up on the purchases with the sites and suppliers - managing quality, time, cost issues etc.
  • Inform and support the Procurement Manager for the country / region in delivering value and managing supply risk in line with the group procurement objectives.
  • Adopt and promote the preferred suppliers. Negotiate and manage the supply base in the relevant region where directed by the Procurement Manager.
  • Delivering best value purchasing: cost savings, quality, flexibility, supplier relationships
  • Be the single point of contact for the site teams for all their indirect (non raw material / logistics) requirements and supplier queries
  • Liaising cross-functionally with the site teams and AP teams, for example operations, finance, QSHE,
  • Be an integral part of the wider Procurement team in the UK and across global sites.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Experienced within a Purchasing/Procurement roles previously is essential.
  • Excellent communication & negotiation skills - internal customer focussed
  • Commercial acumen
  • Transactional purchasing AP experience advantage
  • Strong personality who can engage with challenging internal stakeholders
  • Excellent IT skills, with SAP experience desirable but not essential.

What you'll get in return

  • Salary up to £39,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
  • Subsidised Private Health Insurance
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Contributory Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Company social events throughout the year
  • Free parking on site
  • Flexible working options available.

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  • Job Reference: 705439591-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Immingham, Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £39,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent