Commodity Buyer

Job type:
on-site
Start:
11/2013
Duration:
9 Months
From:
Huxley Associates
Place:
City of London
Date:
11/21/2013
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
630446

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My client, a market leader within the construction industry is looking for a Procurement Commodity Buyer to join their team on 6 month rolling contract. This role is a great opportunity for a junior Buyer to gain experience in a well known organisation.

Prior procurement experience required. Marketing specific procurement experience highly desirable.

Rate: £300-£500 (depending on experience)
Length: 9 Months
start date: ASAP

Location: London/ Flexible

THE ROLE:
* Contribute to the achievement of the overall Procurement strategy by providing support to the Category teams on all aspects of the Category and Commodity strategy.
* Ensure seamless supply of goods and services to Group entities
* Actively supports the management of all aspects of the supplier lifecycle through strategy, business engagement, tender, negotiation and contract management, ensuring the best interests of the bank are served in managing the Group's Agreements.
* Provides support for the Category Team on commercial analysis, negotiations and vendor lifecycle management and will also lead in these areas as required with the support and guidance of the Category/Commodity Manager Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.