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Argos Jobs in Coventry – Buyer

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Job Summary

Argos currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a Argos Jobs in Coventry – Buyer for Full Time at their offices in Coventry, England, UK. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: Argos Jobs in Coventry – Buyer
Company Name: Argos
Job Location: Coventry, England, UK
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Argos
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
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Job Details:

Job Description:

To deliver great results for the business through passion, purpose and determination. Support the development and execution of commercial sourcing strategies that provide a fit for purposes supply chain and deliver value for money to Sainsbury’s Group. I will use our strategic sourcing methodology to enhance Sainsbury’s competitive advantage, minimise risk and help deliver outstanding solutions for our customers and colleagues.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working in collaboration with Sourcing/Category managers, provide support to the development of complex commercial strategies that balance cost, quality and risk.
  • Provide analytical and research support to projects and activities across my category area.
  • Support the execution of sourcing activity including the preparation and management of sourcing events (RFIs/ RFPs), supplier appraisal and selection, negotiation and contract.
  • Develop and execute category plans for specific commodities, building understanding on internal and external supply markets and influencing stakeholders to obtain support for your ideas.
  • Work flexibly across the category delivering commercial projects as required to maximise value for the Sainsbury’s Group.

Job Requirements:

  • Being organised able to prioritise actions
  • Supporting the design of appropriate specifications, service level agreements and commercial structures
  • Preparing for and completing supplier negotiations, selecting appropriate techniques.
  • Work cross-functionally with other parts of the business
  • Being commercially curious, understanding key cost drivers, influences and trends and using these to identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Understanding my suppliers and supply markets
  • With the support of your Category Manager, confidently deal with difficult conversations and negotiations with suppliers and stakeholders alike
  • Be a critical business partner to your stakeholders, challenging and supporting them as appropriate
  • Help your stakeholders manage the risk and operational performance of their suppliers as is necessary
  • Balance the needs of your stakeholders, the business, customers and colleagues in all of your decisions
  • Committed to delivering results and achieving the objectives agreed with your line manager
  • Within business governance framework, deliver business as usual activity such as supplier appraisal and selection, contract terms, negotiation strategies and supplier management.
  • Always act with integrity, living the Sainsbury’s values every day

Job Details:

Company: Argos

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Coventry, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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