Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits
5 months ago
This is an opportunity not to be missed to join an award winning Procurement team!
Role: Procurement Specialist (Digital/Creative)
Salary: Up to £40k - £45K + Package
Location: Milton Keynes based office circa 2 days p/w + rest WFH. (are open to discuss more flexibility in office frequency)
Role type: Permanent | Full time | UK based
Do you consider yourself to be the "talent of the future" in procurement with drive and ambition?
Our client, a leading UK 'Blue-Chip' with an award winning Procurement team, is looking to recruit a dynamic Indirect Procurement Specialist demonstrating a broad commercial mindset and a passion for innovation. In turn offering a high energy culture and excellent development support!
The jobholder will support a team of Procurement Managers, and will assist with the procurement of Indirect Services including Marketing, Print, PR, Media, Digital and some wider Indirects. With a large pipeline of imminent projects, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop a range of Procurement skills including spend analysis, market research, supplier identification, contract negotiation, as well as post-contract supplier performance and contractual adherence/governance. The jobholder will be expected to support the full lifecycle sourcing process providing value analytical expertise across the RFX process and support the supplier relationship management of business-critical vendors.
This is an excellent opportunity for both professional and personal development in the procurement function of a prestigious 'Blue-Chip' organisation.
- Demonstrates some experience of Procurement, operating in a Buyer or Senior Buyer capacity for Indirects (ideally either Print, Digital, Media, PR, Creative or Marketing for example - however not essential)
- Some knowledge of contracts governance
- Experience of using e-sourcing tools
- Confident communicator with an engaging personality/excellent Stakeholder engagement
- Analytical and logical nature, highly numerate with demonstrable experience of using Excel
- Degree qualified
Location: Milton Keynes based office circa 2 days p/w + rest WFH. (are open to discuss more flexibility in office frequency). UK based role.
This is a opportunity to join a "procurement excellence team" - apply for more details!