Procurement Analyst

Recruiter
Inchcape Retail
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£27500/annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Analyst - Inchcape UK

An integral role within the Inchcape Retail Procurement team, reporting to a Procurement Manager. The team is responsible for delivering the procurement department’s core purpose:

Working in partnership to increase Inchcape’s profitability procuring quality goods and services at the lowest total cost

You will embrace the challenge of working in a diverse multi-franchise business of significant scale (UK turnover £2bn) with a distributed decision making structure and wide geographic footprint.

The role will be based in the Milton Keynes office however there will also be some travel across the UK to support projects.

Responsibilities

Sourcing, compiling and analysing information to support the decision making process for Procurement projects
Working closely with the full Procurement Team supporting them with good clear analysis of information
Identify and deliver tangible results through cost reduction and service improvement on projects
You will need to work closely with the Business to ensure projects meet with the Business needs and reflect the Inchcape Group ethos.
You will also be involved in other areas outside of category such as spend reports, system and process improvements
Deal with day to day issues

Core Skills & Experience required

Highly numerate
Advanced Excel
Good presentation skills
Computer literate (Access, Word, Power-point)
Some Procurement experience would be an advantage
Good communicator
Self-starter/Drive to get results

Benefits:

As an employee of Inchcape you will receive a competitive salary, we also offer great benefits including:

· 22 days holiday, rising to 25 after 5 years

· Company pension scheme

· Life assurance

· Childcare voucher scheme

· Discount gym membership

· Vehicle purchase discount

· Employee Advantage - retail discounts with over 3000 retailers

· Cycle to work scheme