Senior Buyer

E3 Recruitment are proudly supporting a globally operating organization with the recruitment of a Senior Buyer based at one of their Service Centres in the heart of West Yorkshire.Employing over 15,000 people at 180 facilities spread across the world, this engineering giant are a true powerhouse in their specific fields and offer world-class products and services to customers operating in a variety of industries, including Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Chemical Processing, Food/FMCG Manufacturing.

Joining the company as a Senior Buyer to serve our global customer base for our varied portfolio of projects.

Delivering an outstanding service through the management to completion of all aspects of the assigned Purchase orders including identification of new suppliers and supplier development, so we can continue to drive the business to the next level Main tasks and responsibilities of the Senior Buyer:

Supervision of assigned sub-team of buyers
First line of escalation in project critical actions and supplier issues
Identification of suppliers including supplier development
Placement of PO’s to meet the MRP and project requirements
Expediting suppliers to ensure the delivery requirements are met
Responsible, in co-ordination with supplier quality, for all supplier quality requirements
Recovering back charges from the supplier for either quality costs or late deliveries
Internal reporting for the assigned commodities

To be successful the Senior Buyer will have:

HND/Degree in engineering or business discipline and/or a Procurement qualification
Relevant experience within related industry ideally Oil and Gas
Experience in managing complex commodities
Experience in contract negotiation in a commercial environment
Supplier management experience
Self-starter – self-motivated
Results and target orientated – proven record
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) both supplier facing and internal
Solid time management and organisational skills
Manage in a fast-paced environment
Strong project financial skills

BENEFITS · Salary: Up to 45k · Company Bonus up to £1000 per annum · Holiday Allowance: 33 Days including public holidays · 15% Combined pension scheme (9% employer / 6% employee) · Access to on-site canteen and gym For more information about the Senior Buyer position please apply now or contact Matthew on: 07510372641


  • Location: Leeds, England
  • Salary: Up to £45000.00 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Posted: 11-Mar-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com