Our client are a manufacturing business based near Falkirk. They have an excellent worldwide procurement function and have been instrumental in delivering pioneering procurement across the company.
They are now looking to recruit a Buyer reporting into the Head of Procurement
The key responsibilities of the role include
Being the go to procurement person responsible for all MRO Procurement for site.
The implementation of Procurement SOPs
Driving cost reductions and efficiencies on all MRO purchases
Developing suitable vendor selection process and expand existing QTA's to cover commercial aspects of supply
Supporting departments in contract negotiation & identifying alternative/2nd source suppliers
Developing working relationship with internal stakeholders across the business
undertaking departmental training in purchasing/receiving/invoicing issues as required
To be successful in this exciting new role you will:-
An experienced MRO buyer with focus on annual facilities/maintenance contracts
Be an expert with SAP or other MRP tools
You will have experience of managing/training non purchasing staff in purchasing processes
Have excellent at relationship management with your internal stakeholders
Have excellent negotiation skills with your external suppliers