Job posted14 JanProcurement Professional - Defence

  • Location: Barrow-In-Furness
  • Salary: £40 / Hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Posted: 14/01/2020
  • Closing Date: 11/02/2020

Job description

Procurement Professional

A Procurement Professional is required to work on a six month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Cumbria.

This is a 6 month contract with a leading UK defence business.

Overview of the Procurement contract role

The team are based in Barrow in Furness but the role involves international travel as required between the UK, Sweden, India and the USA, working with Senior Procurement leaders across a number of business units, in collaboration with the BAES India Supply chain development team.

The Principal Procurement professional will focus on ensuring that the delegated tasks and responsibilities are carried out in support of the end-to-end supply chain and team objectives with full awareness of the success criteria.

Key skills required for the Procurement Professional.

  • MCIPS or working towards MCIPS qualification
  • A career background in Procurement is preferred however a background in Business Management, Legal, Project Management, commercial or Finance would be considered.
  • Experience of working within a Procurement role within Engineering design and Manufacturing
  • Experience in working in a Customer focussed environment

The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District

If you are a Procurement Professional looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Procurement opportunities please contact Kris Foston on or phone 0161 694 9200

Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information.

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