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Commodity Buyer

Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Job ID: 218851270

Contract Length: 6 months
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire
Job Reference: 13075

Job Description

Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for Commodity Buyer on a 6 month contract based in Stafford  (Hybrid working)

This position is inside IR35

Responsibilities of the Commodity Buyer

  • Support IND Team to identify, select and negotiate with suppliers to get most competitive offer
  • Ensure all active suppliers are approved and compliant (Supplier Connect / Complyworks)
  • Enforce supplier strategy & Sourcing policies including management and optimization of supplier panels.
  • Lead negotiations and allocate needs to specific suppliers.
  • Support budget planning and deliver Sourcing deflation and payment targets
  • Negotiate terms and conditions.
  • Includes commercial sourcing management such as data analysis, negotiations support, etc.
  • Support IND team to resolve Supplier issues / support any related Sourcing related execution issues
  • Ensures invoices are released in accordance with the process in place.

Requirements of the Commodity Buyer

– This role requires advanced experience in the Sourcing & Commodity Management.

– CIPS or working towards

– Strong oral and written communication skills.

– Demonstrated ability to analyse and resolve problems.

– Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs. Established project management skills.


Recruiter Details

Our Company

Rubicon Consulting is a Talent management consultancy which helps you to optimise business performance and competitive advantage by choosing the right people first time!