Job Description

Procurement Officer

A Procurement Officer are required to work on a three-month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Yeovil.

Overview of the Procurement Officer contract roles

Provision of a high-quality Procurement service to the designated area of the business through:

  • Proactive and sustained engagement in bids, tenders and contracts within the designated area, including close and collaborative working with Commercial / Project Management
  • Responsible for management of supplier sourcing & selection process for a given requirement
  • Lead negotiations and 'close deals' with supplier representatives within the designated area of the business for all contractual agreements e.g. Sub-Contracts, Licence, Confidentiality Agreements and provide proactive procurement management thereof
  • Ensure application of governance to all Procurement activities as appropriate.
  • Create & issue sub-contracts / purchase orders in support of delivering the project requirements
  • Develop Supplier relationships to increase competitiveness and mitigate risk.

Key skills required for the Procurement Officer

  • Minimum of three years in a Procurement and Supply Chain environment
  • Experience of Supplier Relationships and management.
  • Ability to organise workload and time management skills essential.
  • Ideally with a minimum of Level 4 CIPS qualification but not essential.

If you are a Procurement Officer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact Mark Ellis on mellis@outsource-uk.co.uk or phone 0161 694 9196

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