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Buyer + Procurement Analyst

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chantal Partridge

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Procurement Analyst/Buyer

A fantastic opportunity for a Buyer or Procurement Analyst has arisen to join a landscaping company in the Midlands. With a salary of circa £25,000, they are looking for a someone who will be strong with supplier management, compliance and negotiation to refine and build a PSL.

Candidates will have previous experience within Purchasing or Procurement as a Buyer, Junior Buyer or Procurement Analyst

Role responsibilities of the Analyst include:

  • Ensure 100% compliance outlined in the Company Health, Safety and Environment Policy
  • Ensure that products comply with all UK legislation approve for purchase
  • Ensure that suppliers comply with data provision requirements
  • Provide analysis for UK supplier and category spend data to inform purchasing decisions and tenders for supply
  • Implement and maintain a UK purchasing process, together with procedures and directory.
  • Act as the point of contact for vehicles and equipment purchases in preparing lease documentation and purchase agreements on equipment
  • Implement a system for capturing and categorising UK purchasing spend by category, business and supplier.
  • Manage and report on rebate schemes implemented as part of the purchasing policy, including reporting and monitoring of actual vs target UK purchasing savings.
  • Undertake UK procurement projects and tender exercises and support group initiatives as required.
  • Ensure local purchasing activities within the business comply with policy, maintain a directory of approved suppliers

Person Specification of the Buyer include:

  • Sound analytical and IT skills - Excel.
  • Numerate with an ability to grasp Commercial concepts.
  • Confident presenting data and information to management for use in negotiating purchasing deals.
  • Ability to design written processes and procedures for use in the business and continual monitoring
  • Attention to detail, analytical mind-set.
  • Focusing on delivering objectives and deadline driven.
  • Aptitude to develop the role and progress within the organisation.
  • Full driving licence preferred.


Circa £25k

This role will be well suited to you if you have held a role within purchasing or procurement as a Buyer, Sourcing Specialist, Junior Buyer, Assistant Buyer.