Beaumont Select

Interim Supply Chain Specialist / Senior Buyer

South West
£250-300 per day
19 Jun 2017
30 Jun 2017
Job Level
Buyer, Manager, Specialist
Full Time

Based in the SW of England, in the Gloucestershire region, our industry leading organisation requires an Interim Procurement Specialist to assist with an increased workload.  Initial 5 month contract…

This industry leading Utilities organisation is looking to recruit an Interim Supply Chain Specialist (Senior Buyer/Category Manager).  Despite the job title, this role is very much a Procurement position where you will have end to end procurement responsibility.

You will need to hold FULL SECURITY CLEARANCE to be considered for this interim assignment, which will initially run to the end of November 2017.  In addition, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Experience of managing contracts with a value of in excess of £100k

  • Knowledge of Terms & Conditions

  • Supplier Management

  • Supplier Negotiation

  • Experience of a high health & safety culture

Based in the Gloucestershire area, you will work within the Supply Chain Commercial Team managing category market(s). You must be able to lead tendering processes through from enquiry preparation, evaluation and negotiation of tenders (including conditions of contract) through to contract award and subsequent supplier relationship management.

This is an Upstream Procurement role; managing projects related to Engineering spend, such as Fuels, Marine & Cooling Water Systems and Station Water Supply, as well as supporting Pumps, Valves and Coatings.  Therefore, it is likely you will come from an Engineering/Oil & Gas/Utilities industry background.

You will be degree and ideally CIPS qualified, with an ambitious and passionate approach to procurement, able to engage with all levels of stakeholders, with a strong understanding of key contractual clauses.

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business