Procurement Senior Buyer - Indirects

GBP55000 - GBP65000 per annum +
27 Apr 2022
27 May 2022
Sophie Cole
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Global FMCG Brand - Indirect Generalist Senior Buyer - London/WFH - £55-65k + Great Package

Global FMCG major is going through a huge expansion project and looking to on board bright and ambitious procurement professionals into their best in class procurement function. With major plans to expand over the next year you will have a career pathway meeting on arrival with a personalized career plan which will help you develop your procurement skills and advance you in the business.

This business has a huge global reach working with a vast range of clients across the public and private sector. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking to move into a fast paced environment working on £multimillion projects across the globe. The successful candidate will have experience across a vast range of indirect categories from HR and Professional Services to CAPEX and OPEX. My client is looking for someone with transferable skills and will not rule out individuals based on category exposure. If you understand the procurement process end to end and are passionate with transferable skills they would love to hear from you.

As an Indirect Generalist Senior Buyer you will:

  • Managing a large spend across all indirect Procurement subcategories
  • Develop new strategies for business development and reporting to senior members as to how the company can develop the Procurement function further
  • Negotiate, and create relationships, with internal & external suppliers whilst developing a strong network for each particular market
  • Conduct deep research into HR and Professional Services category and identify how you can generate savings across them
  • Manage stakeholder relationships - ensuring a positive working relationship is in place

What they will look for in you:

  • Past experience working for blue-chip businesses on end-to-end procurement projects across either the indirect or direct spend
  • A passion for the future of business and providing procurement solutions to drive change
  • A degree or equivalent from a world renowned university

If this sounds like an opportuntiy you would be interested in please send your CV to Sophie at

Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Consultancy Procurement, Advisory Services Procurement

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