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Location: England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Buyer

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne

Job Description

Rullion are currently looking to recruit for the following Role :

  • Senior Buyer
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • ASAP Start
  • Initially 6 months
  • Rate of pay £200- 250 per day
  • Full time hours 36.25 Hours
  • Monday to Friday
  • Hybrid Model (2/3 in office)

Your responsibilities!

  • Early involvement with sales teams to create procurement plans.
  • RFQ setup, sending, and cross-functional quotation evaluation including the facilitation of technical evaluation of obtained offers.
  • Proactive supplier and technology scouting.
  • Manage supplier capabilities to deliver materials and services in line with business requirements related to commercial, quality and supply aspects.
  • Negotiate and implement supplier contracts for projects and support the execution team in case of any project issues caused by supplier side.
  • Develop and implement external Supplier and Commodity strategies as designated that will drive long-term improvements in Quality, Cost and Delivery, with engagement and support of key stakeholders that enhance competitive and commercial performance of Siemens, its customers and its suppliers.
  • Operate within the Supply Chain Management Team / Procurement Team across the full product / service life cycle ensuring supplier commercial issues are resolved effectively and efficiently.
  • Sharing and implementing best practices and aligning with other SCM / procurement functions globally and regionally.

Your Qualifications and Skills - Digital and Solid!

  • Experience in project procurement preferably in the building/construction/oil & gas industry
  • Exceptional relationship development skills at all levels, with proven track record in successful negotiations and relationship management (internal & external)
  • Strong ownership, attention to details and well organized/Competent
  • SAP or Ariba Desirable but not essential
  • Indirect Procurement
  • Lots of Excel scrolling -data searching
  • New Vendor Processes
  • Travel/Temporary Labour / Fleet and Logistics experience as these will be covered in this role would be advantegous.
  • Cost Savings/Supplier Negotations
  • Being able to handle difficult stakeholders/clients

If avialble please email CV and a member of the team will be in touch.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Speak to Stacey Howley today

Account Consultant at Rullion Call Stacey on 01619261726

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