Interim Sourcing Specialist - Construction

Republic of Ireland
GBP300 - GBP320 per day +
08 Nov 2018
08 Dec 2018
Shiva Davoodi
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Full Time

Iconic blue-chip technology organisation - Dublin - £300pd +
Job Title: Interim Procurement Sourcing specialist - Construction/Engineering
Location: Dublin
Day rate: £300-320pd
Contact: Shiva at

The biggest global industry leaders within their field is seeking a diligent procurement sourcing specialist to spearhead the development and execution of sourcing strategies across the procurement function. As the company continues through a period of unprecedented growth, you will be leading complex projects using your expertise within construction to set strategies across the category.
Working within the most critical area of the business you will use your expertise to assist with complex strategic sourcing projects with experience in construction, engineering or technical backgrounds beneficial to your position. You will be fully immersed within the procurement function, using your key deliberation skills to successfully negotiate contracts and work alongside C-level stakeholders to implement strategies as the business continues its growth.

As a Procurement Sourcing Specialist, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the company's cost savings and revenue generation business goals through the sourcing process for large spend category areas
  • Drive all aspects of complex strategic sourcing process, including but not limited to, taking lead on contract negotiations of business and pricing terms and conditions, conducting research and providing benchmark data on pricing and/or other key terms
  • Present new products, technologies and services from existing or new suppliers to clients

As a procurement sourcing specialist, you will have:

  • Strong background in Engineering or construction is essential
  • Installation background is preferred with knowledge in the following areas beneficial but by no means essential
    • transport elements (routers, ROADM, WDM, network elements)
    • Primary and secondary DC power systems (PDBs, cabling requirements, BDFBs)
    • Fibre optics (cabling and applications)
  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing ideally in networks and infrastructure
  • Degree + CIPS beneficial

This is a fantastic opportunity an ambitious and dynamic IT procurement expert to join a globally recognised organisation. For more information or to apply, please send your CV to
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