£41 - £42 per hour
5 months ago
Senior Buyer (IT Procurement) - £42 per hour inside IR35 - 6 months (extension highly likely) - Stevenage - Hybrid (2 days in the office) - one stage virtual interview - immediate start date available - must be eligible for SC security clearance
Yolk recruitment are recruiting for a Senior Buyer (IT Procurement) with one the worlds leading aerospace and defence companies. This is an exciting opportunity to working with cutting edge technology in a supportive team pushing the boundaries of the industry.
- IT procurement background, preferably in IT services (e.g. Front office and Back office)
- Capable of running large and complex RFx processes
- Liaising and presenting to senior stakeholders Responsibilities:
- Managing large and complex RFx activities
- Liaising and presenting to senior stakeholder level
- Use of E-Procurement Tool (iValua)
- Negotiating and managing contracts
- Supplier Relationship Management
- Stakeholder Management
- Support the team with additional procurement activities where required
- IT Literate - Must be able to use Microsoft Office (Word; Power Point; Excel; Outlook) to a proficient level.
- Ability to effectively communicate and maintain good relations with both internal customers and external suppliers.
- Knowledge of the procurement process and cycle
- Experience of working within a category structure
- Experience working with the Aerospace and fence sector
- Current SC security clearance
- A working knowledge of SAP is an advantage.
- Experience of working with E-Procurement (Preferably iValua) platforms desirable to raise PO's, create suppliers and conduct risk checks