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8 Sep 2022
J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure. Murphy employs around 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as One Murphy by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success. There s more to Murphy. Buyer - Energy - Leeds J Murphy and Sons Ltd are currently looking for a Buyer to join our award-winning team. Our team is known for its extensive in-house expertise and continual drive to innovate within the industry. The Buyer provides a professional procurement service to the business unit striving to achieve value for money and high stakeholder satisfaction. The role delivers outcomes and objectives as agreed with the Head of Procurement whilst also assisting subcontract procurement across work winning and live projects. Following the One Murphy approach, we re able to deliver all aspects of the projects we work on. J. Murphy & Sons has designed, constructed, and commissioned projects for clients such as National Grid, SSE and Ørsted, on both transmission and distribution networks within the Energy sector. Acknowledged within the top five best big companies to work for by Best Companies, there is no better time to join J. Murphy & Sons. Take a look at the role outline below and if you think you fit the bill and want to work as a Buyer within a team that rewards performance, drives personal development and offers a great place to work delivering exciting projects, then get in touch today! If you are seeking a new role but this is just not quite right for you, why not come and join us on Wednesday 21st September at 6:30pm where we will take you through the history of J. Murphy & Sons, our values, projects and current vacancies. We are always happy to answer any questions which you may have - Sign up by using the following link: J. Murphy & Sons Online Recruitment Event. What you will be doing Subcontract procurement across work winning and live project stages Maintain Procurement Schedules and Procurement Dashboards Input to Procurement Strategy for tenders and projects Undertake the full procurement cycle from sourcing potential supply chain, pulling together and issuing ITT s, quote analysis, preferred bidder recommendation, order placement and conducting supply chain performance reviews Work effectively across a range of internal stakeholders Commercial, Estimating, Quality, H&S, Design & Engineering and Operations and externally with the Supply Chain Meet with operational teams and deliver their buying requirements and produce Minutes of Meetings Input to Procurement documents including Risk & Opportunity Registers Meeting supply chain partners to keep abreast of current market conditions, offerings etc. Travel to live project sites as required Who are we looking for? Experience in a procurement role, preferably gained within an engineering environment CIPS accredited or working towards High level numeracy and IT skills, with ability to expertly use a range of relevant software Good interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise effectively and work collaboratively with all staff and external contacts at all levels Knowledge of key trades for Power and Oil & Gas projects / supply chain desirable About Murphy Charity is at the heart of Murphy values; you will receive 2 days leave per year to donate your time to a charity of your choosing. Many teams choose to support a charity together to positively impact our communities. Access to Murphy Wellbeing: you will have access to a host of online tools, mental health trained colleagues, and if needs be external professional support because we understand that work and life offers challenges that sometimes need a little extra support. Murphy is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture, making Murphy a great place to work where we can all thrive. You can get involved in numerous events and even join our committee dedicated to continuously nurturing Murphy s inclusive culture. What you ll get in return Dedicated and continued investment in your professional development. 27 days holiday, plus bank holidays with the option to buy an additional 2 days holiday each year, holidays increase with length of service Discretionary annual bonus and annual salary review Above market rate contributory pension scheme Life assurance, health screening and enhanced sick pay Enhanced maternity and paternity pay and a maternity returners bonus Extra weeks holiday for all employees getting married and a wedding bonus Subsidised canteen facilities in core locations Other Murphy benefits include retail discounts and cashback, discounted gym memberships, cycle to work scheme etc As part of our commitment to being an inclusive employer we are proud to have signed up to and reduce barriers to employment for people with criminal records. If you think Murphy is the place to help you thrive in a great team dedicated to delivery and engineering excellence, and want to work in an inclusive team culture that rewards performance and drives personal development, apply today
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  • Job Reference: 707265339-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Murphy Group
    Murphy Group
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent