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Indirect Buyer

Job Title: Indirect Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Middlesex
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89361
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: drw.11976.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 13, 2012 16:44

Job Description

This progressive FMCG food business, ranked in the top 10 FMCG food businesses (with brand recognition at a staggering 99% in the UK!) is currently recruiting for an Indirect Buyer to manage a range of indirect categories. The business is currently looking for a Indirect Buyer to develop and execute Procurement category strategies for a range of categories, with a spend circa of £30million plus. You will source from European & Global markets as appropriate for current and NPD products and provide market knowledge and insight for responsible categories. You must have the following skills and experience: * A minimum of 3 years experience in a procurement function. * Global or European sourcing experience. * NPD Sourcing. * Understands key stakeholder requirements & has experience in stakeholder management * Negotiation skills, tendering and contracting * Analytical and cost analysis skills You will be: * Degree or Equivalent with ideally CIPS * Negotiation skills, tendering and contracting * Analytical and cost analysis skills