Procurement Specialist

  • Job Reference: 38086003-2
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2017
  • Recruiter: 1st Stop Recruitment
  • Location: Haverhill, Suffolk
  • Salary: £32,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Procurement Specialist (Haverhill) £32,000 per annum

Are you good with people? Know what it takes to get the best from suppliers? Good at negotiating with a commercial mind? Then why not join our client, who are an established technology provider in Haverhill, with more than 250 years of experience in making customers happy.

Our Client offers major organisations in the UK, leading edge technology solutions and are currently seeking a Relationship Manager (Buyer) to maintain and build relationships with their network of suppliers, to ensure best value, timeframe and support to their business and the products and services that they offer.

The Role

Working as part of the Procurement Team and reporting to the General Manager, this is a reactive role; fast-paced and challenging. The key deliverables are to ensure that the portfolio of suppliers is managed, and to provide accurate, timely and cost-effective procurement to support the needs of the business and their variety of customers.

About you

Naturally, we are looking for good management and communication skills, as you will be key to ongoing relationships and sourcing from suppliers.

You will of course have experience of relationship management, procurement and commercial contracts, and offer excellent negotiation and communication skills. You will be confident in working to tight deadlines, dealing with changing priorities, and offer the necessary skills to be able to plan your workload.

The Benefits:

You will be working for a company that is large enough to support a variety of big name companies, but small enough to care about our staff and all that we do.

  • Salary of £32,000 PA
  • 25 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Length of service award scheme
  • Fun company social events

If you feel this role ticks all the right boxes for you, then please forward your CV in Word