We’re Kingfisher. You might know us as B&Q, Screwfix, Castorama, Brico Depot or Koçtaş. We’re made up of 78,000 passionate people, call 1,300 stores home and operate in 8 countries.
That’s right, we’re big, but we have ambitions to become even bigger and even better. We want to become the leading home improvement company and grow the largest community of home improvers in the world.
And that’s where you come in.
The key role of this job is to support sourcing teams on their negotiations, strategies and learning tools and procedures.
You will be the bridge between Group Function and the local sourcing team as well as other impacted functions. The goal is to show local functions where to find info and help them understand what is required from them.
Cost Price Reduction - To source and buy better we relentlessly focus our energy on ways the organization can reduce purchasing costs
Build Bridges To move to a balanced and simpler operating model we help remove blockers and provide clarity
Help Steer The Ship - Provide an unbiased and reliable base of information for top-management decision making, ensure processes are understood and followed once implemented, share best practices among all BO, ensure all BO work in the same way (i.
e. a common basic approach)
Tender Support : Help liaise between tender team and local sourcing teams; if requested, run local tender events, technical support to vendors about the e-tender software, compare quotations
We are expecting from you :
What can we offer you?
Competitive salary + benefits including -
Award-winning pension scheme and Bupa healthcare (up to family cover).
We are passionate about our people, which is why we are committed to delivering 5 million hours of training by 2025!