Senior Delivery Buyer

Recruiter
Envisage Recruitment Limited
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1269649091
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
Job reference: JO(phone number removed)
Position: Senior Delivery Buyer

Senior delivery buyer in the fuel system purchasing team managing new product introduction activity as well as all day to day buyer responsibilities (price, quality, delivery issues, capacity management etc). Strategy and sourcing is carried out by the category team and the delivery team take the commodity after sourcing. This is part time role to cover a long-term sickness in my team and may be required past end of March 2020.

Skills Required:
An individual who works independently, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex, demanding environment.
Able to combine a short term pragmatic focus with medium planning thought and thinking.
Capable of working within a team and often having to lead the other members of the team through commercial issues impacting what they want to do i.e. product design changes after sourcing creating cost challenges that need mitigation plans from within the team.

Experience Required:
Buying experience in a manufacturing company that develops new products.
A good communicator that keeps stakeholders informed.
Can demonstrate experience in managing complex suppliers and building relationships to improve cost/quality/delivery/flexibility.

Experience Preferred:
Experienced in working in a global, multi cultural environment.

This is a part time role (21 hours per week)

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