Alexander Lloyd are currently working with a leading and global retail business based in West Sussex, as they look to appoint an Indirect Senior Buyer into their team.
You will be brought in to help implement the Non Trade Sourcing Strategy for the EMEA Region for against indirect categories. We want someone who can drive innovation and efficiency's as well as cost savings.
Our client needs this candidate to identify and leverage best practises across the Region Company Markets and share with peers in global sourcing team.
You will need to manage the relationship between our client and their Key Suppliers in Region, to include managing contracts, capacity management, supplier performance and ethical framework for supplier management.
Key Responsibilities: ·Responsible for driving category strategy in line and to compliment the overall Non Trade Sourcing Strategy including: ·Leading and building robust relationships with key stakeholders to work in a collaborative fashion ·Responsible for working cross functionally across the business and Region for timely delivery of identified cost saving and process improvement projects ·Supplier Management & Development - to include: ·Supplier Reviews and Supplier Scorecard for designated suppliers. ·Supplier Dashboard development by Region/ Category. ·Supplier Selection and New Vendor Approval Process. The ideal candidate will have experience within Indirects Procurement ideally gained within a strategic function. You will need to be a proactive and driven individual, comfortable working with senior stakeholders. The successful candidate will be offered a salary circa £45,000 plus bonus and benefits and lucrative discount on products