Indirect Buyer

Recruiter
SF Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20 per hour
Posted
09 Jan 2019
Closes
23 Feb 2019
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

SF Group are currently looking for an Indirect Buyer for a well established company located in Birmingham. This person must have a positive personality and drive to make changes. The job will include opportunities to progress within the company. You must be able to start immediately

Role Summary:
Support indirect commodity and operations within roll out of the purchasing strategy through the cost-effective procurement of goods and services within the specified portfolio of suppliers.

Key duties:
- Manage the sourcing at optimum cost of a range of specified commodities
- Enhance economic and commercial leverage and negotiate with suppliers, in order to develop lower cost opportunities, agree amendments to purchase orders and supply contracts
- Seek and develop cost reduction opportunities through on-going market research
- Participate in VA/VE and Lean Manufacturing workshop activity with the preferred supply base as directed
- Participate in bench marking programmes with existing and potential suppliers
- Provide timely and accurate data to purchasing management, to enable
- Tracking of agreed material costs,
- Monitoring of global pricing of influencing commodities

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