Senior Buyer

Sourcing Specialist

Here at QinetiQ we are looking for a Sourcing Specialist for an exciting new opportunity to join our growing procurement team based from our regional Headquarters in Farnborough.

Purpose of the role

The role is accountable for providing a best in class procurement service to all QinetiQ employees for the delivery of procurement projects across the full range of spend. The role will be responsible for supporting procurement activities across our professional services categories; such as recruitment, marketing, travel, fleet, finance and consultancy services.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Evidence of competency and experience of working within Procurement
  • 1+ years in a Procurement or Supply Chain related role
  • Knowledge of procurement systems and infrastructure.
  • Proven contract negotiation skills.

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

  • Adaptive and change focused; able to adapt pace of delivery to meet business requirements.
  • Natural and articulate around management. Good listening skills and able to focus on issues critical to senior leaders. Can deliver communication concisely and steer conversation towards decisions needed.
  • Highly customer focused and concerned with meeting and exceeding customer expectations.
  • Highly results oriented. Keeps the organization on track and delivery oriented.
  • Emotionally intelligent and comfortably relates to many different types of people. Is personally self-aware of strengths and weaknesses.
  • Location

    Farnborough, Hampshire

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  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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  • Client:

    Experis Ltd