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Global Travel Buyer

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 16/05/2018

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POSTING END DATE: 29/05/2018

ADVERTISED SALARY: £37,819 - £45,000

LOCATION: Whitley, Coventry 

 

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT 
Every product. Every process. Every environment. Our vehicles continually set the benchmark for luxury, innovation and performance thanks to our unrivalled commitment to infinite detail. Join us within our Purchasing teams, and you’ll be the driving force behind it all.

 

As the Senior Category Buyer within Travel Services, you’ll manage the procurement of travel and accommodation services for Jaguar Land Rover employees; delivering value for money and fit for purpose solutions to meet business needs. 


You’ll be working with internal stakeholders and supplier representatives to purchase tools and services, and agree Procurement Strategies


WHAT YOU'LL NEED
You’ll have previous experience as a Buyer in non-production procurement, within the travel industry. With that proven track record, you’ll be comfortable managing and executing complex projects on time and within budget; delivering operational plans in a complex, highly demanding environment.
 

As an excellent communicator, you’ll liaise with people at all levels of the organisation and with external suppliers or customers. Highly organised and driven by results, you’ll be happy working independently, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance. Finally, you’ll draw on your natural eye for detail. Key Performance Indicators for this role, will be the ability to deliver Savings, Maintain Supplier Relationships, Develop Category Strategies & Contribute to the wider NPP department.

 

BENEFITS

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

 

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all. #LI


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