Procurement Consultant

Ref: ZR_PCYR_JOB  ·  Posted on 12 April 2024

Introduction

This will be a hybrid role where you will be in the office 2-3 days per week with travel to client sites required on the occasion.

This is a wonderful opportunity to work alongside a global consultancy who are focussed on delivering high quality procurement and commercial management to make an impact to the company.

We are looking for someone who has a strong background in the defence and security sector who holds a CIPS/MCIPS qualification. If this is you then don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity.

Key responsibilities
  • Support client negotiations and evaluation of supplier proposals
  • Provide support to procurement strategies and tender documentation, contract administration.
  • Stakeholder management, both internally and client facing
  • Measure contract performance
  • Contract administration
  • Recognise and recommend available procurement options
  • Raise and administer purchase orders via client systems
Skills & experience
  • Procurement, Sourcing, Category management, Contract management, Supply Chain management or Commercial management experience.
  • Ideally minimum of 3 years commercial experience.
  • A strong commercial and business acumen.
  • Strong people and management skills.
  • Degree qualified.
  • Hold CIPS Level 4 Foundation Diploma with the desire to continue working towards Level 5 or RICS or APM or equivalent.

Desirable Skills:

  • The Defence and Security Public Contracts Regulations (DSPCR).
  • The Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
  • Single source/direct award procurements.
  • Member of Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (MCIPS) ideally.
Additional benefits
  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Permanent Health Insurance.
  • Life Assurance
  • Personal Accident Cover.
  • 25 days holiday (+ x8 public holidays).

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

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