The job holder would have a very high degree of autonomy and independence in the creation and execution of Buying & Export plans relating to the vendor base, day to day management of related tasks and in decision making relating to order placement, negotiations and spend.
This is a key commercial role within the category, the success of which has a real and direct impact on the achievement of the function’s financial results.
Will have previous team management experience within an office setting and also remotely. Ability to set and monitor objectives. Previous coaching and performance management.
You have the ability to influencing local and foreign suppliers from administrators to Directors & Company owners.
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This role is primarily concerned with the management of UK & foreign suppliers and some travel maybe required from time to time.
The job holder will be expected to exercise a high degree of autonomy in decision making relative to their vendor base and in prioritising the work.