Purchasing Specialist

GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum +
12 Mar 2019
11 Apr 2019
Daniel Barnes
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Purchasing Specialist

Role: Senior Purchasing Specialist

Industry: Pharmaceutical

Salary: £35k-£40k

Location: Peterborough

Contact: Daniel Barnes, d.barnes@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

This global research firm are looking to further amplify their Procurement function in order to continue to deliver excellence to their expanding client base. They are looking for a candidate who is able to work autonomously within their category in a fast-paced environment in line with the wider procurement strategy. The successful candidate should to be able to work across multiple complex projects in line with business goals and will report in to the Global Category manager gaining excellent vision and exposure.

The Procurement role will involve:

  • Working across the entire life cycle of the procurement process - from tendering to managing contracts in categories including - FM, HR and professional services
  • Supplier relationship management - both maintaining and building new relationships with an excellent ability to influence in line with Procurement best practice
  • Supplier analysis and review - analysing supplier performance and risk to ensure suppliers are meeting their contracts and effective selection of prospect new suppliers

Key Skills:

  • Excellent record of savings across indirect categories such as FM, HR and professional services
  • Excellent ability to work autonomously - driven, self- motivated and highly communicative
  • Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills which allows for effective supplier and stakeholder management
  • Highly analytical and numerical ability
  • Degree

This world-renowned research firm is going from strength to strength and they are looking for top procurement talent to help them complete their objectives. If you wish to become a vital part of a growing team; and to take advantage of this exciting new Procurement position with an excellent starting salary and package then click "apply" now or send your CV to jobsDB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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