Sourcing Executive - Buyer
If you’ve set your heart on a career in Procurement, join Computacenter as a Sourcing Executive / Buyer in Hatfield and you’ll find there’s everything in place for you to realise your ambitions in this fast paced environment.
We’ve become Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services by being open, upfront and straightforward. So you’ll know exactly what’s expected of you, managers will be accessible when you need training and support, your voice will be heard and we’ll take a genuine interest in how you want to develop.
As a Buyer at Computacenter you will be responsible for delivering the highest level of sourcing, inventory management, commercial negotiation and partner management for a portfolio of IT products. As a valued member of a wider Procurement Team you will be responsible for various procurement activities; product ordering, managing delivery discrepancies and returns, dealing with sales and invoice queries, sourcing new products and regularly reviewing the relevant product range, commercially managing the rebate targets and pricing with channel partners, managing stock, and overall supplier and delivery management.
We’ll give you broad experience, opportunities to pursue your interests and room to advance your career in Procurement.
The Ideal Candidate
Ideally you will come from a commercial background, have excellent communication and negotiation skills, ability to work to tight deadlines, be a great team worker and manage multiple projects
About the Company
We advise customers on their IT strategy; implement the most appropriate technology from a wide range of leading vendors and manage their technology infrastructures on their behalf. At every stage we make our customers’ businesses sharper by removing cost, complexity and barriers to change across their IT infrastructures.
Our corporate and government clients are served by offices across the UK, Germany, France, the Benelux countries, Spain and South Africa. We also serve our customers’ global requirements through our extensive partner network.
Key facts about Computacenter
Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services & solutions
Our focus is on corporate and government organisations, typically of from 500 to 10,000 employees, and large enterprises of 10,000 or more employees.
Over 12,000 staff employed across the Group. 2016 adjusted profit before tax was £86.4 million. Revenues were £3.25 billion
Over 70% of Computacenter’s Group revenue comes from services, software, and sales of enterprise products such as servers and connectivity/networking technology
Achieve great things - for yourself, our customers and our business
At Computacenter we win together by making sure all our people have the autonomy to get things done and to find excellent solutions for our customers.