Senior Buyer - Residential Services (x3)

Recruiter
Portfolio Procurement
Location
Uxbridge
Salary
£36924 - £40690 per annum
Posted
12 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Sector
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
One of London's boroughs in the Middlesex area has an opportunity for a Senior Buyer - Residential Services to look after a range of indirect spend Category examples: Waste, Stationery, IT, FM, FF&E etc… This will require someone who has worked on OJEU regulations as all services will be of this ilk. Reporting into the Head of procurement, you will help to implement category strategies to turn the function into a more commercially focused team. Role and responsibilities: Help move the function into a more commercially team rather than BAU contract management Report into and support the Head of Procurement to improve the function End to end procurement process, from initial identification, sourcing, to continuous relationship management / re-negotiation Use a strategic approach on all current and upcoming projects Sell the benefits of using procurement internally to the key members of the business Proactively look at current spend and offer alternative methods / suppliers for improvement and cost savings Cross functional strategy implementation Experience and requirements: Ideally you will have come from a government body, council or borough Strategic procurement experience across relevant categories Proven achievements in cost savings or improved service delivery to the business Ideally some exposure to all, or at least one of the following categories Ideally some multinational stakeholder management / supplier sourcing Management of individual categories, taking on full end to end projects Able to communicate confidently at a senior level MCIPS or Degree qualified (not essential) INDPRO This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66876082

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