BAE Systems UK
Job Type: Not Specified
Job title: Senior Buyer
Location: Preston or Farnborough. Hybrid pattern of 2-3 days based in the main office.
We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.
Salary:c.£55,000 depending on experience
Duration: 12months FTC
What you’ll be doing:
We are looking for a Senior Buyer – Software, to join our experienced Procurement team. Working closely with the Engineering and IT Software application division within our Shared Service Centre, whilst reporting to the procurement manager. This role is an interim 12months FTC role due to an employee taking a sabbatical leave. You will have ownership for the day-to-day responsibilities of below:
Your skills and experiences:
You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.
The Procurement team:
You will be joining a developed team of self-starters, highly successful and fast-moving individuals. This role has the ability to influence stakeholders and suppliers, and an opportunity to make a real difference in the decision-making process.
Why BAE Systems?
This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.
We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.