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Interim Sourcing Manager

Interim Sourcing Manager

  • Location

    Rugby, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £20 - £25 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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One of the world's largest grid solutions providers has an urgent requirement for an Interim Sourcing Specialist.

This will be an initial 6-month contract offering up to £25 p/h PAYE based in Rugby one day per week.


  • Supporting the supplier RFQ prospect processes
  • Desirable experience with the procurement of commodities such as (but not limited to);

Switchgear, Transformers, Power Electronics, E-Houses, Motors, Generators, and Instrumentation

  • Supporting procurement through the negotiation phases prior to contracting, including, securing the most advantageous terms and conditions (Inco, Warranty, Payment etc)
  • Support the development of procurement strategies for specific commodities and proactively support commodity initiatives.
  • Identify and assess new competitive sources of supply.
  • Assess supplier capabilities and make recommendations on supplier acceptability.
  • Manage the status of prospects and support any related supplier performance issues.
  • Support escalation issues for invoice payments to resolution.
  • Support additional tasks as assigned by UK Systems Sourcing Manager.
  • Efficient with SAP and AP systems.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Degree or CIPS desirable.
  • Ability to understand legal terms and contract negotiation.
  • Ability to read and interpret BOM's and technical drawings.
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required.

This is an extremely urgent requirement so if it is of interest please apply immediately and contact to find out more.