Procurement Specialist - Indirect
Salary £45,000 - £52,000 per annum + Bonus, private medical, 25 days holiday
Consultant Mike Stevens
Date posted 21 February 2019 2019-02-212019-04-22 fmcg Hertfordshire Hertfordshire GB GBP 45000 52000 52000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
My client is on an exciting journey to further establish their world leading status in the FMCG space. With an ambitious growth plan, my client needs a creative, effective, strategic, passionate and professional Procurement Specialist. This role sits within the IT Procurement team.
As a Procurement Specialist for IT you will provide assurance of supply and cost competitiveness by executing category strategies that increase value building effective supplier relationships in order to meet the needs of the business. You will work with the wider procurement team, and local business partners across multiple functions (particularly IT) to support the implementation of procurement best practice and procurement strategies.
Key Responsibilities include:
•Define, lead and manage scope of commercial discussions, process and supplier agreements with IT stakeholders and Category buyers.
•Implement agreed commercial strategy with Category Buyers ensuring supplier selection and development is aligned to their Category Plans.
•Understand the supply chain for the IT projects, highlighting risks, issues, opportunities and providing solutions.
•Look for continuous process improvements both internally and with suppliers to drive innovation and better value proposition to the business.
•Run a full tender process by creating, running and analysing RFIs / RFPs (through e-sourcing).
•Have an understanding of the relevant supplier market through supplier market analysis.