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: F
The Lead Senior Buyers will provide leadership to the Capital Projects Procurement Team, representing Group Procurement in the UK / NL / D / USA. The role holder will also provide local commercial management of Capital Project Procurement Strategies and activities acting as the Team Lead Senior Buyer.
Key responsibilities include:
This is a dual role operating within a matrix organisation providing day to day management of the local procurement team
Performance manage the delivery of individuals targets in the local team in cooperation with Capital Project Procurement Manager
Manage the relationship between Group Projects, Group Procurement and local site teams. Ensuring that Procurement is fully engaged with the site and there is joint alignment of objectives. Build SME relationships to manage spend locally
Ensure local P2P service levels are managed by making resources available as necessary and helping prioritisation, liaising with the Operations Team Lead to improve efficiency of the process
Select contracting methodologies and suppliers, executing contracts to deliver the objectives of major/complex capital investment projects
Skills and Education:
Degree (or equivalent)
CIPS qualification (or equivalent)
Commercial Management of an area of spend in a category management environment (essential)
Team leadership in a matrix type organisation (essential)
Management of senior stakeholder relationships (essential)
Can work autonomously (essential)
Large complex capital projects procurement experience (€100m+) (desirable)
Large project coordination experience (desirable)
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.
Urenco is seeking to fill 3 positions for this role within its Procurement team based in one of our Urenco site locations based in Europe.
If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV to Head Office HR at firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for applications is 3 January 2023.