Procurement Officer | Pioneering Research Establishment | Hampshire

Location
Hampshire
Salary
24k-28k + 36 Days Holiday + Flexible working culture + on site parking
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Specialist Area
Procurement
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This pioneering establishment is undergoing a period of enormous growth in line with the ongoing implementation of a 10 year Procurement Strategy following unprecedented investment.

To further support this continued growth & transformation, there is an ongoing requirement for additional talent to join the team.  There are multiple opportunities available for high-pedigree, detail oriented procurement professionals looking for an entry level role into a strategic purchasing function. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Day to day operational and technical aspects of tenders, quotations, mini competitions, contract awards, post contract activity etc.
  • Liaise with suppliers, customers and partners, managing day to day procurement matters.
  • Maintain contract records, carry out e-procurement management, use and update databases, registers and systems
  • Provide demonstrable evidence for cost savings and efficiencies
  • Carry out research on markets, supply chains and procurement best practice, to inform day-to-day procurement approaches.

Skills & Experience:

  • Relevant work experience in a Procurement function.
  • Exposure to contract management and competitive tendering.
  • Excellent interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills for resolving supplier/contract issues
  • Awareness of Public Contract Regulations or relevant procurement legislation.
  • Willingness to work within a larger team, implementing streamlined long-term strategy in line with organisational requirements.

 

If you are interested in finding out more please contact Tom on 01962 869838 or email tom@procurementheads.com