Senior Buyer

11 June 20242024-06-11
Wakefield, West Yorkshire

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Buyer to join the Commercial team of a business located in the West Yorkshire area.

We’re keen to hear from passionate candidates who are eager to succeed and develop within a fast-growing sector. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop sourcing strategies for tenders.
  • Manage supplier pre-qualification.
  • Collaborate on tender documents and contract terms.
  • Evaluate tender responses and lead clarification meetings.
  • Assess tender value and affordability.
  • Prepare award proposals and execute contracts.
  • Support and mentor junior team members.


About You:

  • Advanced commercial acumen and data management.
  • Strong customer service and stakeholder management.
  • Experience with multi-million-pound contracts.
  • Knowledge of terms and conditions.
  • Comprehensive procurement experience.
  • Minimum A-Level education or equivalent.
  • MCIPS accreditation (or working towards it).
  • Full UK clean driving licence.
  • Proven project management and negotiation skills.
  • Understanding of contract law and proficiency in Microsoft Office.


On offer is a competitive salary of up to £48,000 and a range of great benefits, including:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • 10% performance bonus.
  • Agile working.
  • Double-matched pension scheme.
  • Company Vehicle Scheme or Cash Alternative.
  • Opportunities for professional development, such as CIPS accreditation.


Please contact for further information.