Senior Procurement Officer - Utilities - Expiring soon!

Posted 16/05/2024 by Barclay Meade

Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary/Rate:
£40,000 - £50,000/annum plus Car Allowance








Key Responsibilities

  • Identify and evaluate potential suppliers, negotiating contracts and building strong relationships
  • Manage and monitor procurement activities, ensuring compliance with company policies and industry regulations
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to understand their procurement needs and requirements
  • Conduct market research and analysis to identify cost-saving opportunities and optimise procurement strategies
  • Actively participate in supplier performance evaluations and implement corrective actions when necessary
  • Monitor day to day procurement activities to ensure adherence to budgetary constraints, procurement policies, and regulatory standards.
  • Track and report on procurement savings achieved through cost reduction measures.
  • Manage disputes, claims, and contract variations with suppliers in a timely and professional manner.


Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in procurement, ideally within the Utilities industry
  • Proven track record as a Senior Buyer, with expertise in managing end-to-end procurement processes
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Procurement Supply Chain
  • CIPS is desirable
  • Proficient in procurement software, such as ERP systems


Benefits

  • Competitive salary, up to £50,000 per annum
  • Car allowance
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing company
  • Excellent career development and progression prospects
  • Working in the Manchester site


If you have the required experience and skills for this role, we invite you to apply now to join our client as a valued Senior Procurement Officer.

Type:
Permanent
Start Date:
ASAP
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
571272_1715846746
Job ID:
221663694

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