JOB TITLE: Procurement Specialist


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Bristol
Job Reference : 12061AH Job Category : Purchasing and Procurement
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 04/01/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £16 - £21 per hour
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Job Title: Procurement Specialist (12 month FTC) Do you want to gain technical procurement experience within a high-spec, global organisation? Location: Filton, Bristol Salary: £16 - £21 per hour (limited contractor) We are recruiting for a Procurement Specialist to manage a diverse and highly technical supplier base for an innovative, global manufacturing company based in Bristol. The organisation are recognised as a world leader in their sector. You can help them achieve this.


Job Description

Job Title: Procurement Specialist (12 month FTC)
Do you want to gain technical procurement experience within a high-spec, global organisation?
Location: Filton, Bristol
Salary: £16 - £21 per hour (limited contractor)

The Opportunity
Do you want to gain technical procurement experience within a high-spec, global organisation?
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Procurement Specialist to manage a diverse and highly technical supplier base for an innovative, global manufacturing company based in Bristol. The organisation are recognised as a world leader in their sector and aim to continue designing and manufacturing their ground breaking products to the highest standards.
You can help them achieve this in the Procurement Specialist position.

The Role
As the Procurement Specialist you will be responsible for monitoring and managing supplier performance to ensure on time, in full delivery is maximised. Reporting into the Procurement Operations Manager main duties of the Procurement Specialist role will include:
*reviewing supplier performance with a multi-function team on a weekly basis
*liaising daily with suppliers
*communicating with internal and external customers
*ensuring the SAP system remains accurate at all times
*taking responsibility for continuous supplier performance improvement
*managing suppliers forward load to ensure they have adequate capacity to undertake orders
*assisting with prompt payment by clearing internal invoice queries

The Candidate
If you have procurement and supplier management experience with a background using SAP we would like to hear from you!

To be considered for the Procurement Specialist a degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline (Business Administration, Business Management etc.) would be considered highly beneficial. A procurement qualification such as CIPS or MCIPS would also be advantageous.

Owing to the nature of the Procurement Specialist role you need to have excellent communication, negotiation and analytical skills to be able to successfully liaise with internal and external contacts.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd pay excellent referral fees so if you know of someone who would be suited to this role please get in touch!

Reference: 12061AH


Job Keywords

procurement purchasing supplier manage delivery parts CIPS MCIPS SAP ERP forecast inventory capacity operations



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Purchasing and Procurement recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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