Category Buyer

About The Role MWH Treatment is looking to strengthen their team with a Category Buyer for our one Alliance framework. The one Alliance is a totally collaborative organisation made up of seven partner companies (Anglian Water, Balfour Beatty, Barhale, MMB, MWH Treatment, Skanska and SWECO) and their extended supply chain, delivering over half of Anglian Water's capital investment programme. The one Alliance are heading into their latest Asset Management Period, known as AMP 7 and this will see them deliver a £1.4bn programme of work over the next five years. Are you ready to join us as we gear up to deliver the most exciting and innovative AMP we have ever seen? What will you be doing as our new Category Buyer? As our new Category Buyer, you'll be responsible for the generating of purchase orders and contract numbers for goods and services across Water Recycling and Water programme areas. Tasked with contributing to outperformance against the Procurement 'Whitebook', you'll drive efficiencies by bringing enthusiasm and innovation to our ways of working whilst applying good negotiation skills and working collaboratively with key stakeholders throughout the organisation. Key responsibilities: Manage the materials master codes in association with the materials catalogue Ensure all orders are generated and issued to the key stakeholder within the agreed SLA's (Supply chain provider and the Site team) Ensure that the description data inputted within CCMS (Cost Capital Management System) is correctly aligned to the materials catalogue or descripts the works being undertaken Manage all age debt to minimise late payment to the supply chain Working alongside the Expeditor, whilst manage the timely delivery of Alliance goods within the agreed period. Highlighting any potential performance issues both in delivery and communication (completing the relevant scorecards) Ensure all orders are noted for expediting where appropriate Undertake proactive and value-added stakeholder management activities. Building knowledge of products and services by engaging key stakeholders What MWH offer At MWH Treatment we believe that people matter. We know that to build successful, creative teams we need a diverse workforce that can deliver new innovative ways of thinking. We provide an environment where you will have the freedom to develop and grow to your full potential. Packages include - A competitive salary Car/car allowance (subject to role and level of position) 25 days holiday Bank Holidays (with an additional 5 days available to buy) Contribution Pension scheme Life Assurance Health Insurance Private medical Insurance And many more benefits including - cycle to work scheme, discounts and savings Hub, kids pass etc About You Skills/Experience To join the team and contribute to our aspiration of Procurement excellence, you'll have a demonstrable passion and interest in pursuing a career in Procurement/Buying. Possessing strong analytical and data management skills, you'll always look to go the extra mile for your stakeholders to create win-win situations which contribute to our outperformance objectives. Able to prioritise and effectively manage time pressure and meet strict deadlines, you'll have a fine eye for detail which will aid you in successfully influencing diverse groups and individuals to your way of thinking About Us MWH Treatment is an integrated design and build solution provider operating in the water sector. We have over 1,000 staff working across eight regional centres, primarily supporting six long term water sector frameworks operating both as MWH Treatment and increasingly in joint ventures and alliances. At MWH Treatment we create opportunity by inviting, embracing and celebrating difference. Our goal as an employer is to recruit, motivate, and develop our employees with diverse ranges of talents and perspectives to ensure that we have the breadth of viewpoints, experiences, and skills needed to succeed. Embracing diversity of all kinds enables MWH Treatment to provide a work environment and culture that play a key role in attracting and retaining the right people with the right skills. Living these values and committing to diversity and inclusion supports and enhances our employees and acts as a key differentiator in the market. We are signed up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant in making a promise to support our forces. We are working with CTP to help ex veterans find work in the civilian world. We also support Mates in Mind which is a charitable programme to improve and promote positive mental health in the workplace.

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