Procurement Specialist

Location
Swindon
Salary
GBP42000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
16 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Ref
13897299/001
Contact
Paris Howell
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A opportunity to join a leading energy company in their procurement teams. Reporting directly to Senior Category Managers, you will have accountability in sub spend category (FM/ Capital Works) to ensure both short and long term value through formulation of effective strategy.

Client Details

A leading European energy company are expanding and looking for a category specialist to join their fast moving Procurement team. Focusing on driving innovative and sustainable products and services to generate efficient use of energy. This is a excellent opportunity to join a growing procurement team in the Swindon area.

Description

  • Generate transparency for categories of spend (FM) and support Category Management
  • Provide day-to-day interface of the procurement function to the business
  • Assist development of sourcing, negotiation & contract strategies
  • Drive RFP processes Lead and structure Market Research in connection with upcoming RFPs and shortlisting of suppliers
  • Negotiation and subsequent Downstream Contract Management of Contracts
  • Support & monitor delivery Monitor supplier performance
  • Participate actively in Group Sourcing Teams
  • Profile

    • Demonstration of procurement benefits through proactive leverage and commercial negotiations
    • Able to demonstrate saving delivery in assigned category
    • Indirect procurement exposure
    • Previous exposure of use of SAP is desirable
    • Understanding of Contact law and terms and condition of contract
    • Ability to manage multiple- stakeholder relationships
    • Excellent communication skills
    • CIPS qualified or working toward

    Job Offer

    Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 plus benefits

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