MRO Senior Buyer - FTSE 50 - £45,000

Bramwith Consulting
London (South)
£35000 - £45000 per annum
30 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MRO Senior Buyer - FTSE 50 - £45,000 Location: West London Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Job Type: Permanent This FTSE 50 FMCG conglomerate is looking to bolster its procurement function with the introduction of an MRO Senior Buyer. The employer is making their UK function the leading light in procurement for their global remit and is investing heavily in the professional development of their employees. It is a Greenfield department so they are looking for people to come in and put their own innovative stamp on the function and grow with the company. Responsibilities of the MRO Senior Buyer: You will be procuring HVAC products and parts from private suppliers, so there will be a high level of supplier relationship management involved in the role You will be expected to vet suppliers in great detail in order to minimise the risk involved with using private suppliers You will be reporting into the Category Manager for MRO, who will direct your work but there will also be a lot of autonomous work Innovation will be a key part of the role, you will be looked at to challenge the status quo and develop new strategies when it comes to tendering and negotiations In light of the Greenfield nature of the department you will be dealing with key stakeholder in order to obtain buy in for the procurement function Key Skills and Qualification of the MRO Senior Buyer: Previous experience in the procurement of HVAC products and components within a matrix procurement function is preferred Working knowledge of cradle to grave category management and tender process Evidence of working in the drafting of contracts and contract management in general, including the key features of a contract and what to look out for when negotiating terms First rate communication skills as you will be spending time speaki9ng to suppliers and stakeholders alike Degree at 2:1 or above (or equivalent) and a relevant business qualification e.g. CIPS With the procurement function at the company being invested in so heavily it is the right time to get on board and develop your career with some of the best names in the business. If you are interested in this role then contact Jason at Key Words: Procurement, FMCG, Retail, HVAC, Category Specialist, Construction, MRO, CapEx, Strategic Sourcing, London, West London, HVAC Procurement, Boiler, Insulation, MRO Procurement, CapEx Procurement, Category Manager, OpEx, OpEx Procurement This job was originally posted as