Senior Buyer

Closing Date: 30th August 2019
Reports To: Head of Global Strategic Sourcing
Position Summary:

Global Senior Buyer – IT / Indirects

About the role

The Global Procurement team at Rotork is in its infancy and we are looking for a Global Senior Buyer to deliver and develop the global sourcing strategy, strategic procurement and related procurement processes and policies across all IT subcategories. You’ll manage an annual global spend of circa £20 million, take the lead and provide expertise on IT sourcing, including market knowledge and best practice and deliver savings and service improvement targets. Maintaining good relationships you will also manage strategic contract negotiations and vendor selection through the bid process and develop and manage the supply base, including spend, contracts and social responsibility.

About you

As a self-motivated, pro-active individual you will come with heaps of experience in delivering category plans and sourcing strategy in a technology environment, you’ll have a proven track record of delivering both short term savings and risk mitigation plus long term commercial opportunities. You’ll have solid negotiating skills in an IT/technology category with high level knowledge of contracts, including complex service scope and SLAs. You’ll have good understanding of license models of common IT software and having both IT and Indirect experience would be advantageous.

About us

Rotork is a FTSE 250 British engineering company, the market leading valve actuator manufacturer and flow control and instrumentation company, operating in any market where the flow of liquids, gases or powders needs to be controlled. Our customers rely on us for innovative, high quality engineered products and services, many of which are used in mission-critical applications.

We are embarking on a period of exciting change to significantly grow our business and consolidate our world-wide market leadership position.

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Location: Bath
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Area Of Interest: Purchasing
Contact: Yoshi Danily
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