Team Lead, Buyer-Indirect

Published: July 24, 2017
NY, NJ or MN, United States
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Do you have a track record of being able to optimize procurement execution processes while driving a cultural change in procurement? Are you an indirect procurement expert? Would you be interested in managing a team of 4 that will power an international function-wide transformation, while interacting with senior stakeholders?

If you answered yes to the questions above, then you may be an ideal fit for the Team Lead, Buyer-Indirect opportunity for our client, a global leader in the Market Research Field.


  • Leads the indirect sourcing excellence team and develops standard practices.
  • Supports the Category Manager in the execution of supplier strategies.
  • Drives ERP implementation.
  • Clarifies general supplier information.
  • Processes purchase orders as well as other internal requests.


  • 5+ years within Procurement or vendor services.
  • Team Leadership background required.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Establish and Maintain working relationships with internal stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Working knowledge of purchasing (SRM) and ERP (SAP preferred) tools.