Nigel Wright's Supply Chain and Procurement Team has been appointed exclusively by a Sika AG to recruit a Senior Buyer into their multi-site Procurement Team.
Sika AG, a CHF 8 billion turnover p.a. Swiss Market Index (SMI) listed company, is a globally active speciality chemicals company offering a comprehensive range of products including waterproofing systems, sealing, bonding and speciality mortars etc. across many construction and -associated sectors. The business employs over 1,000 people in the UK across 4 legal entities: Sika, Everbuild Building Products, Incorez and Enewall.
The Senior Buyer role is 80% home-based and will require working on site in Preston 1-2 days per week. There will also be opportunity to work at the Leeds 'Everbuild Building Products' site periodically, alongside other members of Sika's UK Procurement Team.
Reporting into the Head of Procurement, this is very much a strategic role in which you will be responsible for managing all Directs' and Finished Goods Procurement activity for the Preston (Sika/Incorez) site in a standalone role, there will also be the opportunity to centralise and manage areas of Indirect Procurement.
Key remit includes:
The successful candidate will have/be:
If you are seeking a unique opportunity to develop and progress within a global company undergoing a key transitional period of strategic growth and are attracted to a role which provides the autonomy and scope to develop new ideas, projects, processes and sourcing opportunities... please get in contact for further details and a confidential discussion.