Energy Strategic Buyer

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October 27, 2021

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at SOLOS Consultants Ltd
Location Stevenage, United Kingdom
Date Posted November 19, 2021
Category Commercial
Job Type Contract/Temporary
Salary £39.55 per hour
Start Date ASAP


Our expanding and busy client in the Aerospace sector is looking to recruit a Strategic Buyer on a 14 month initial contract due to increased workload.

  • Hybrid working – 60% onsite in Stevenage / 40% from home – Free parking
  • Inside IR35 - £29.20 PAYE plus accrued holiday pay - £39.55 per hour via Umbrella Company

The successful candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Strategic Procurement activities for procurement of energy for their sites
  • Lead and support based activities depending on size and scope
  • Management and execution of Procurement strategy for projects
  • Conduct negotiations, re-draft contracts and supplier selection
  • Setting of key milestones and deliverables
  • Utilise procurement tools including sourcing / tender tool, contract tool and purchase order system
  • Leading workshops
  • Creation of tenders, etc

The ideal candidate will have the follow skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Leadership skills across cross functional teams
  • Advanced negotiation skills
  • Experience of strategic buying and procurement (5 years +)
  • End to end procurement and tender process
  • Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Procuring Energy, Infrastructure Services or Facilities Management Services

Experience of working in a similar role in the Aerospace, Automotive and/or Manufacturing Sector would be highly desirable

Candidates will need to obtain BPSS / Basic Clearance prior to starting.

If this role is of interest please apply for immediate consideration.

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