Salary £35,000 - £42,000 per annumFULL_TIME
Consultant Mike Stevens
Date posted 30 October 2018 2018-10-302018-12-29 pharmaceuticals UK
Exciting opportunity for a forward thinking and motivated Procurement Specialist to join a dynamic team Procurement team in the Head Office of a market leading Pharmaceutical company in Bracknell. The Procurement Specialist will be working within the procurement team responsible for the procurement of various General Goods & Services categories of spend across the UK and Ireland business.
The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for managing tender processes from start to finish (including sourcing, negotiating and contracting), managing supply risk to meet business objectives and the commercial relationship with suppliers to ensure they meet business needs.
You will identify, analyse and communicate new opportunities within categories, whilst providing project management and commercial expertise for various spend categories. You will have strong stakeholder management and communication skills as you will need to develop business relationships with suppliers, Business Partners and other team members.
The Procurement Specialist will need to have good experience of working within indirect procurement, particularly expertise in supplier relationships / sourcing / contracting / negotiation and will have sound knowledge and application of contract law.
Candidates must have the ability to carry out a full category review; have a comprehensive knowledge of procurement methodologies and techniques and be able to manage end to end procurement processes and projects including RFIs and RFPs. Experience within General Goods & Services indirect procurement would be beneficial but is not essential.
Ideally applicants will be either CIPS Qualified or studying towards it.
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a range of outstanding benefits, including: bonus, pension, healthcare, 25 days annual leave, rewarded performance and development opportunities.