Senior Buyer

Website AdvanceTRS Advance Training and Recruitment Services

Technical recruiters for the built environment

Alstom are looking for curious and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Alstom creates smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. Joining Alstom means joining a truly global community of more than 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Working for Alstom, a market leader with the most up-to-date technology, you will have the opportunity to learn, develop and grow in a thriving, technical company with the chance to progress quickly. Benefit from a nurturing culture of inclusive and collaborative innovation, joining a team of the right talents to solve real-world mobility challenges and invent the transport systems of tomorrow.

An exciting opportunity has become available as a Senior Buyer, based in either Birmingham or Hertfordshire. The Senior Buyer will report directly to the Site Procurement Director.

Role:
The successful candidate will ensure project execution in line with Quality Cost Delivery & Technical objectives and support supplier panel relationship.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Lead project negotiations
  • Support global supplier panel relationship
  • Monitor Corporate Social Responsibility engagements and deviations
  • Measure supplier’s performance and develop in coordination with the supplier Quality Team

Essential Requirements:

  • Engineering or Business school Master degree
  • Sourcing professional background
  • Good communication skills and fluent in English
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment

Desirable:

  • Master in purchasing
  • Team and results orientate

For further information on this fantastic opportunity contact Louise Oldham at Advance TRS

Advance TRS are RPO partners for Alstom’s permanent staff recruitment drive of rail signalling management, engineering and installation professionals in York, Derby, Birmingham, London, and Bristol, as part of CP6.

Advance TRS is a niche recruitment consultancy specialising in the provision of highly skilled technical professionals for the built environment. We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver an exceptional level of customer service and seek to create long-lasting, dependable relationships.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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