Procurement Analyst

City of London
GBP30000 - GBP40000 per annum + package
01 Apr 2012
29 Apr 2012
Sam Savage
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a leading global financial services provider with a diverse client base including private clients, FTSE 250's and Fortune 500 companies. The firm are re-building their procurement function from scratch and are looking to recruit a strong Procurement Analyst and implement a strategic procurement team by the end of the year…

This procurement analyst role will involve:-

  • Identifying opportunities for cost reduction and performance improvement across direct and indirect cost savings
  • Performing cost analysis and savings modelling
  • Researching, structuring and solving complex analytical problems using standard software packages and bespoke tools
  • Preparing and managing RFI's/RFP's

The following analytical procurement skills are required:-

  • First class analytical, verbal reasoning and numerical skills
  • Ability to take ownership and responsibility for work
  • Strong communication skills and capacity to produce outstanding work within tight deadlines
  • A minimum 2.1 degree or international equivalent in a number based subject
  • Full flexibility on travel
  • Weekly split between London and Amsterdam

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing procurement function within a major global blue-chip firm and play an integral role in the growth, strategy and direction of procurement services. This will suit a bright, intelligent and motivated individual who wishes to work in an entrepreneurial environment