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Indirect Buyer

Job Title: Indirect Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Burnley
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent
REF: BBBH11715_1673859082
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

This thriving manufacturing business who produce precision engineered components, are looking to attract a Buyer into the purchasing team who will focus on indirect spend.

The purpose of this role is to enable the business to procure goods and services in a cost-effective way, whilst managing commercial terms the financial risks to the business.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Indirect Buyer will: -

  • Develop procurement policies for areas such as factory consumables, professional services, health and safety, PPE and CAPEX.
  • Develop spend analytics to allow good financial decision making.
  • Manage key suppliers and manage consignment stocks for factory use.
  • Develop strong relationships with suppliers.
  • Lead sourcing activities and manage direct negotiations.
  • Develop category strategies.

The successful Indirect Buyer will: -

  • Have procurement experience gained with indirect spends.
  • Be a confident negotiator.
  • Have the ability to develop communication channels with internal stakeholders.
  • Be able to build strong supplier relationships and communication methods.
  • Ideally hold a CIPS qualification.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £48,000
  • 26 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • 10% pension scheme
  • Private health care
  • Life assurance
  • Critical illness cover
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Flexible hours
  • Office based role

Interested? To apply for this opportunity please send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates by following the 'apply now' button.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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