Senior Buyer

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    Design Engineering

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  • Salary:

    c£260-£300/day Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Senior Buyer - Birmingham - Duration 6 months - Rate c£260-£300/day Umbrella
Key words / skills: Buyer, Procurement , Rail, Stakeholder, Contract Management, Inventory.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Network Rail in order to recruit a Senior Transactional Buyer to work in Birmingham on a 6 month contract.
As a Senior Buyer your duties and responsibilities may include:
Main Duties and Responsibilities: Achieving and reporting on savings and efficiencies achieved with costs including spend, scrappage, usage and inventory levels;
Executing end to end procurement processes, including data collection, document preparation, negotiation, contract award, contract management and supplier relationship management; Managing communication with suppliers and internal stakeholders;
Communicating priorities and business plans to internal and external stakeholders whilst ensuring that all programmes and projects deliver to time, cost and quality requirements; Developing and motivating staff;
Setting standards and values for the team, ensuring effective communications with staff are in place;
Defining, analysing and interpreting financial data confidently.

You will be an experienced Senior Buyer.
ideally from the Rail industry sector.
Good communication skills - written and oral.
IT skills expected.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.