|Place of work:||London, United Kingdom|
Job Title: Buyer
Job Location: Mayfair, London
Job type/Contract: Permanent
Salary range: Competitive salary within the Industry
Benefits: Standard Benefits provided (transportation allowance, pension scheme, medical insurance)
The candidate will take part to and support the procurement activity services related of spare parts for industrial equipment (oil & Gas and petrochemical) performed by the British branch on behalf of the Italian group.
The purpose of the Buyer/Logistic assistant is to contribute to the delivery of the purchasing strategy.
The successful candidate will ensure the supply chain is managed in a pro-active, robust and outcome led way. You will be required strong motivation, communication and negotiation skills to perform in a dynamic and demanding work environment.
Duties and responsibilities
Managing new enquiries: including selecting suppliers, evaluating total cost of acquisition, negotiation, production/manufacturing and logistics. Planning work throughput, responding to and controlling change to ensure appropriate prioritisation of tasks.
Ensure proper use of the procurement procedures and follow up administration.
Effectively manage budget of purchasing process to maintain best price.
Lead the projects to make them happen, problem solving, trouble shooting, risk assessments, offering up solutions, ensuring that they are delivered on time, within budget and to required quality levels.
Ensuring appropriate quality assurance is maintained.
Maintain standards, polices, documentation, systems and procedures to ensure the continued development of the supply function.
Knowledge & Qualifications
2-5 year experience as buyer, purchasing/procurement process. Best in an industrial context.
Skills and Abilities
Proficiency of common software packages
MS Excel expert
Able to deal quickly and effectively with large amount of information
Well organised, methodical, patient, determined, used to stressful situations
Attention to details and correct execution of processes. Rigorous attitude to the tasks
Sharp communication skills
Special Requirements and Comments
Only local candidates with significant experience, consistent with the relevant field, will be considered for this position.
Only spontaneous candidates will be considered for this role.
Right to work in UK.
The information submitted shall include:
- notice period (weeks)