Indirect Buyer

Indirect Buyer
£35,000 to £40,000 + Benefits 6-month FTC WarringtonIngevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that purify, protect and enhance the world around us.

Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that help customers solve complex problems.

These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, publication inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions.





These qualities best describe employees who work for Ingevity.

We believe it takes extraordinary people to create extraordinary results.At Ingevity, we harness the bold spirit, innate curiosity and remarkable ingenuity of our people to develop innovations that purify, protect and enhance the world around us.

Our products enable oil to flow better, crops to grow fuller, roads last longer, and ensure that the air we all breathe is cleaner.Reporting to the Engineering Manager, with daily instruction from the Indirect Sourcing Lead, the ideal candidate will be CIPS qualified, have a proven background in Procurement with strong commercial awareness and ideally with manufacturing experience.Key Responsibilities

Provide purchasing assistance for the Plant through Coupa & SAP
Monitor live Purchase Orders - Confirm and expedite with suppliers where necessary to stick to required delivery time
Complete goods receipts for items/services received, keeping a record of delivery notes
Assist with new vendor set up, working with stakeholders and master data team
Assist with deliveries to site and the Ingevity Main Office
Assist with RFQ’s, RFP’s and bid evaluations for all indirect sourcing requirements
Review received quotes and ensure technical review is completed
Assist with indirect spend invoice queries in Coupa and ensure timely invoice payments for suppliers
Support the correct filing of all documentation for procurement in the relevant SharePoint folders
Support proactive contract management for Indirect spend
Support proactive supplier relationship management by keeping approved suppliers list up to date
Work with the Indirect Sourcing Lead to guide the wider team on site to meet Global Sourcing cost saving KPIs

What you’ll need to succeed:

3 A Levels or equivalent
Degree level education or equivalent is preferable
Ideally CIPS qualified
Experience in a buyer role
Proven background in Procurement with strong commercial awareness, manufacturing experience is preferred
SAP experience is essential
Strong attention to detail and excellent organisational skills
Able to prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure, fast paced environment
Advanced Microsoft Office suite skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and O365
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Our outstanding benefits package includes 27 days holiday (plus public holidays), an appealing contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance, employee assistance & wellbeing programme, plus a range of other subsidised benefits and employee value initiatives.Along with the above, we provide and pride ourselves on our organisational culture and working environment - providing a people-centric, lifestyle-balance approach.

The work can be intense and incredibly fast-moving; however, we provide several great working practices and a fully supportive, employee-engaging and inclusive environment.Interested? We thought you might be, and we’re so glad you want to help us shape the future of Ingevity in the UK.

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  • Location: Warrington, England
  • Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: MaxAd Recruitment Ltd
  • Posted: 05-Apr-2023
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