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Lead Indirect Buyer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: JU27
  • Sector: Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 09/04/2018
Describe the job:

A Multinational Food organization is seeking an Indirect Buyer to expand their commercial team. Based out of London, United Kingdom, the company is a global leader in the food industry and has seen considerable growth over the last year. Consequently, the company is looking to bring on a number of new team members to their procurement teams to facilitate this continuous growth for the company. Currently, the company employs 30,000 people worldwide and looking to exceed 35,000 by the end of 2018.

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the HR, Professional Services, Fleet, IT categories
  • Reports directly to the Indirect Procurement Director
  • Runs big tenders of up to €50m
  • Create and manage contract suppliers, whilst also having the ability to build, create and implement your own buying strategies
Skills and Experience Required
  • 5+ years experience working within indirect purchasing
  • Strong Chemical background
  • Ability to project manage
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skill
  • Fluent Spanish and English
  • Good negotiation skills
We are looking for someone that is fully self-motivated in achieving the highest results that can think on their feet and able to implement a continuous action plan to deal the incessant ambiguous situations faced day to day.

You have excellent leadership capabilities with a strong drive for personal learning. This role would suit someone with experience working in a matrix organization and cross functions.

What this Job Offers You
  • Travel opportunities.
  • Be part of a company that values its employees having been recognized for its excellence in career development  
  • To be involved with a Multinational company that is committed to standards and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Ranked top 20 as the best places to work internationally
How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion or contact me directly on +442037800035 

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