Urenco is an international supplier of enrichment services and fuel cycle products for the civil nuclear industry, serving utility customers worldwide who provide low carbon electricity through nuclear generation.
Job Grade: H
Support to the development of category planning and strategic sourcing by undertaking tactical buying within a strategy defined by the relevant senior buyer and/or category manager, or in line with business partner requirements to deliver value to Urenco. Builds skills and technical capabilities to transition into Senior Buyer roles.
Key responsibilities include:
Buyers will be responsible for the implementation of sourcing and supplier management activities pursuant to specific requirements of internal business partners
Deliver in year value from rigorous application of standard procurement practices
Collaborate with project specific stakeholders to ensure change management is efficient and effective to guarantee sustainable value delivery as well as supplier performance
Provide the first line of supplier performance management activities to ensure sustainable and secure supply of goods and services to support ongoing safe and effective operation of Urenco facilities.
Skills and Education:
Degree (or equivalent)
Working towards CIPS qualification (or equivalent)
12 months working in a commercial procurement role (desirable)
‘Customer’ service is a key component of the role and Buyers must have excellent communication skills as well as working knowledge of key technical competencies relating to procurement transactional planning, commercial contract management and supplier relationship management.
Don’t meet every single requirement? The real fit for a job is not always in your current experience or education. We are striving towards strong, diverse and complementary teams, in an inclusive and authentic workplace. So if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You might be just the right candidate for this or other roles and we would like to meet you!
How to apply
Urenco are committed to Best Practice in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. Black, minority ethnic and disabled candidates are currently underrepresented within the Procurement team and are particularly encouraged to apply so we have the widest pool to choose the most suitable candidate from.