Are you an ambitious and customer orientated Buyer or Procurement professional, driven to develop a career within a FTSE 100 organisation? Due to a significant contract win with the Department of Health, we currently have a brilliant opportunity for a Strategic Sourcing Buyer to join our Foodbuy team in Chertsey where the opportunities are endless and no two days are the same.
Foodbuy are a premier food and beverage procurement company who provide innovative and unique procurement solutions to operations across the UK and Europe. Developing your career within Foodbuy means that you aren’t just taking another job; it’s an opening to an exciting and rewarding career. It’s your chance to join an organisation that places its people, their development and their success at the forefront of what we do, at a an exciting time when we are commencing our journey to become the number one third party procurement company in the UK.
This is an opportunity to join a successful team who provide the very best products to complement our award winning service and delivery. As the successful candidate, you will engage and support a wide range of stakeholders and execute best sourcing procurement process. You will contribute to the team’s continued success by building sourcing analysis that enables Foodbuy to optimise its buying power across all markets, building insight for negotiations and market knowledge and conducting industry analysis to support business stakeholders with commercial understanding of the market place within a highly progressive and fast paced environment.
The role would suit someone who is highly commercial and results driven. You will be a strong analyst, committed to achieving the highest levels of commercial success individually and for the team. You will be expected to deliver against multiple project plans, therefore you must be able to prioritise multiple demands with a proven ability to operate at pace in an entrepreneurial environment. You will be build strong relationships with internal customers and have a collaborative approach with the ability to work cross functionally with colleagues across the business. The ideal candidate will have experience in Strategic Sourcing. Though not essential, CIPS professional qualifications or previous experience of E- auctioning or E-tendering would be an advantage.
Competitive Salary & Package