Senior CAPEX Buyer (Indirect)
Employment: 3-6 month FTC
Remuneration: c£50,000 pro rata or equivalent day rate
This is an excellent opportunity for a Buyer or Purchasing Manager to join a globally renowned business with the aim of supporting Indirect procurement activities for several capital projects across the business.
This comes in response to significant funding in CAPEX projects and general demand, with the view to expanding business and manufacturing activities.
You will need to be able to demonstrate significant understanding and experience in supporting this type of activity, covering CAPEX, services and subcontract activities.
o Development of category sourcing strategies and tactical plans.
o Presentation of fact-based analysis and recommendations for decision making
o Negotiation and contract management plus ongoing supplier relationship management
o Capture project and capital expenditure requirements in order to compile RFI/ RFQ
o Develop supplier base and partnerships to create a reliable and long-term source of supply
o Sourcing and forming strategic supply base management and handling activities
o Lead negotiation activities to drive and realize continuous performance improvement
o Alignment of supplier agreements with the business’ values
Applications are sought from experience Senior Buyers, Category Specialist or Purchasing Managers with significant experience of indirect spend and specialising in project work and capex procurement.
o Background and experience gained in engineering & volume manufacturing industry
o Indirect goods and services procurement background
o CAPEX procurement background
o Strategic thinker and able to communicate effectively with all stakeholders
o Working with ERP systems and IT systems
o MCIPS or similar professional level qualification
This is an urgent interim requirement and the successful incumbent could either be retained on a fixed term contract of employment or potentially an agreed hourly/ daily rate (inside of IR35)
Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion technical-network.co.uk
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