Salary: £55-60k dependent on experience
Russell Taylor is actively recruiting for a Senior Buyer to work for a key Oil and Gas client based in Cheshire. The ideal candidate should have Chemical / Catalyst experience.
* Implement and manage the strategic category structure via clear Buyer Business Plans and contract pipelines.
* Management of quotations.
* Management of all contracts.
* Communicate and manage relationships with suppliers and stakeholders.
* Drive cost savings by participating in process and cost improvement activities.
* Experience in managing and sourcing complex commodities.
* Experience in Commercial Lead for Catalysts and related services, Industrial Gases and Technical Support.
* Management of a Global supply base.
* Relevant Technical or Business Degree.
* Purchasing experience in a related role.
* Working towards or has achieved CIPS Professional Diploma (L6)
* Proven track record in negotiations, stakeholder and supplier relationship management.
* ERP systems knowledge, especially SAP.