Procurement Specialist

Location
Kingston Upon Hull
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Ref
13856820/001
Contact
Calum MacRury
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity to join a household name based in Kingston Upon Hull looking for a Procurement Specialist. Working closely with key internal stakeholders including design, production and engineering to help develop cost saving strategies within the purchasing and procurement department.

Client Details

With operations based out of Hull, this large manufacturing business are one of the best known and most reputable businesses in their industry.

The client have a an ethos of developing talent to ensure both employees and business progress.

Description

Key responsibilities for the Procurement Specialist:

  • Develop current supply base to ensure cost savings are achieved
  • Maintain NPD targets
  • Work with internal key stakeholders to bring about improvements in supply chain
  • Regular reviews of current supply base
  • Develop and auditing of potential new suppliers
  • Drive cost cutting initiatives to achieve departmental KPI targets

Profile

The successful Procurement Specialist will needs to have following skill set:

  • Worked in and a manufacturing/engineering environment within a purchasing department
  • Ideally CIPS or degree qualified, but not essential
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet KPI's
  • Willingness to build internal relationships with key infernal management
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to negotiate and influence

Job Offer

Salary depending on experience - £30-35k

25 days holiday