Whitehill Pelham Recruitment Consultants

Job Details

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Job Title Category Buyer
DisciplineSupply Chain
Type Permanent
Location Cambridgeshire
Salary £40,000 per annum
Job Description Whitehill Pelham are recruiting for a Category Buyer to join our life science client to manage a complex category or consumables and services.

In this mixed strategic and operational role you will take ownership of the spend for the category and develop and implement a strategy to ensure the business receives a first class service from suppliers, your responsibilities will include;

- Managing competitive tendering projects to identify and on-board new suppliers
- Develop performance measures to manage supplier performance
- Work collaboratively with suppliers to resolve non-conformances putting in place an action plan for improvement
- Manage contract reviews and renewals and lead on contract negotiations
- Project Management of key procurement initiatives

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a Category Buyer/Senior Buyer role for an indirect commodity group ideally within a scientific environment. You will have previous contract management experience as well as managing complex bids and tender processes from initial RFI through to contract award and negotiation.

£30,000 - £40,000
Contact Apply Now, Jo Lee
Telephone 01223 828371


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