Senior Buyer - Indirect Spend - Food sector

Varese e provincia Permanente

Aggiornato il 28/07/2022

  • An operative and dynamic role
  • A real opportunity to grow.

Il nostro cliente

Our client is an important multinational company in food sector.


Reporting to the Purchasing Manager Indirect Spend Western Europe, within the local Company strategy and working according to the Company sourcing policy for indirect spend, the buyer indirect spend:

  • manages all indirect spend for Italy plants (Opex and Capex) and locations, looking for both short term opportunities through spot buy reduction and long term opportunities through strategic sourcing activity;
  • represents the Company sourcing department in the indirect spend area for Italy locations for both technical and non-technical spend, advocating procurement and sourcing, demonstrating added value for the Company;
  • spreads and implements purchasing processes as a constant reference for stakeholders and internal customers;
  • builds and maintains Supplier relationships with the objective of reducing costs, eliminating inefficiencies throughout the Procurement Cycle and being a representative of our Company's core values;
  • analyzes the market finding for opportunities to improve the suppliers base with the best possible alternatives according to the sourcing policy;
  • develops strategies and tactics - together with the business - to give to the company a competitive advantage in either technology or cost.

Il candidato prescelto

The ideal candidate will have the following responsabilities:

  • Education

Master degree

Purchasing certificate / degree or relevant work experience (preferred sectors: food, pharma, chemical)

Advanced training in MS Office (Word, Excel) and SAP, Maximo a plus

  • Experience (type)

Purchasing in indirect environment in food, pharma or chemical industry min 3-5 years

High level of knowledge in purchasing methodology

High level of knowledge in Purchasing Excel, SAP and or Maximo

  • Knowledge or specific business understanding

Knowledge of purchasing processes, proven negotiation skills, analytical capabilities

Strong communication, planning, organization, analytical and problem solving skills

Cosa comprende l'offerta

Ottima opportunità di carriera.

Irene Lara Lamberti
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Sommario dell´offerta

Procurement & Supply Chain
Indirect Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Varese e provincia
Tipo di contratto
Nome del consulente
Irene Lara Lamberti
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