Role details

Senior Buyer

Lincolnshire   •   USD30 - USD40 per hour (USD62,395 - USD83,194)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Indirect Spend - Facilities/Construction/Fixtures/Property
  • Temp-to-Perm opportunity in a growing team at an established F500 organization

About Our Client

Our client is a global retailer positioning themselves to be the top procurement function in Chicagoland. The management team in place has senior level support from across the organization, reflecting the importance of the role procurement plays at our client. The team in place also firmly believes procurement is about challenging conversations with stakeholders and suppliers as well as the balance between cost and service- not simply giving suppliers a hard time to drive savings.

Job Description

The Senior Buyer will:

  • Manage stakeholder expectations
  • Implement category strategies
  • Balance cost and service while ensuring value
  • Identify opportunities to improve service while reducing costs
  • Ensure contract obligations are fulfilled
  • Ensure conclusion of service agreements

The Successful Applicant

Our client is looking for an experienced Senior Buyer for this role with 4+ years of experience. Must have understanding of indirect spend, preferably in facilities, construction, property, fixtures, etc.

Other criteria include:

  • Bachelor's degree in applicable field
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Solid negotiation capabilities
  • Exceptional organizational skills and ability to prioritize effectively
  • Experience operating in a collaborative environment

What's on Offer

$30-$40 hourly rate with potential for permanent employment upon completion of contract

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