ASDA UK Jobs 2021 – Environment & Operations

Website Asda Stores Limited

Job Description:

Asda currently have an exciting opportunity for a Buyer to join our Environment & Operations buying team, part of our GNFR (Goods Not For Resale) Procurement team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual to progress their career and contribute to Asda’s Every Day Low Cost culture.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Day to day you will constantly be learning by getting involved in and supporting on a range of activities across the team.
  • Your negotiating skills will be put to the test as you deliver on a range of procurement projects across the Supplies, PPE, Corporatewear and Environmental Services categories, as will your ability to think strategically and implement new strategies across the team.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders will form a crucial part of the role, so excellent communication and relationship building skills will be essential.
  • There will also be a strong focus on cost reduction and value add, you’ll be expected to identify and report on these opportunities to keep the rest of your team informed.

Job Requirements:

  • You’ll need to have a proven background in strategic procurement, although you may only be a few years into your career.
  • Ideally you will have, or will be working towards CIPS accreditation- this is not essential but would be advantageous.
  • The ability to negotiate confidently and with influence will be critical, as will the ability to build strong stakeholder relationships.
  • A data driven mind set as well as strong analytical skills will put you on a path to success and will help you to hit the ground running.

Job Details:

Company: Asda Stores Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Purchasing

Job Location:  Leeds,England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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