Procurement Specialist

West Sussex
GBP50000.00 - GBP60000.00 per annum +
01 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

A Procurement Specialist job based in East Sussex at a Global FMCG company paying up to £60,000 plus benefits

Your new company
Your company is a Global firm, acting in a very fast-paced environment which will be challenging but also quite rewarding.

Your new role
In your new job you will be a Procurement Specialist, working in a stand-alone capacity for the local team. Therefore, you will have ultimate responsibility for all procurement onsite, as well as the flexibility to set the strategy for the long-term. You will be able to identify opportunities in the market and manage key suppliers / stakeholders to ensure that value for money is maximised. You will be primarily managing CAPEX spend but there will purchasing across various categories, as necessary.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in your new job, you will have extensive experience in procurement. For this role, you will need to be a strong self-starter, there will be no direct line management onsite, so you will have to direct yourself and complete objectives. Strong stakeholder / supplier management skills are very important, particularly up to a senior level. Manufacturing experience and CIPS qualifications are desirable.

What you'll get in return
In return for this job, you will be paid up to £60,000 plus bonus and benefits. You will also have a great opportunity to grow at a global company which prefers to promote from within, and up-skill staff. On top of that, this job allows real tangible outcomes as you will have full ownership of the onsite procurement function.

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