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Senior Buyer - Mobile

Job Title: Senior Buyer - Mobile
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92031
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: NIC.62013.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: March 05, 2013 09:00

Job Description

Our client is seeking a senior buying professional on a 6 – 12month contract as part of the finance and operations division, your role will be to deliver a strategy across a breadth of not for retail products and services in the mobile phone arena. This role offers stretch, with a fast moving and continuously changing portfolio from, simple low ticket products through to multi million complex IT services. You will be accountable for: * Leading negotiations to support both new business initiatives (change) as well as business as usual activities. * Regularly reviewing the incumbent supplier base benchmarking performance across the shareholder base liaising with shareholders and ensuring best in class supplier governance. * Many of the services you will procure will be of a technical IT nature, so you should be able to demonstrate both vision, and an eye for detail in your current role. This role will best suit: * Individual who thrives on challenge and one who is capable and comfortable working both independently and as part of a wider team. * Buying products and services requiring contracting would be advantageous. * Experience purchasing Telephony or IT services. In return our client offers a vibrant and dynamic working environment. You will experience responsibility and a portfolio breadth probably not available in larger organisations, yet with all the infrastructure and support of two hugely organisations enjoying both high growth, but also outperforming its competitors. You can become part of this success story. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.