Procurement Specialist

Kelly Services (UK) Ltd
£35000 - £45000/annum 25 days holiday + flexible benefits
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Specialist
Job Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Job salary: £35,000 - 45,000 per annum

Kelly Services Cheltenham is proud to be working alongside a forward-thinking services organisation with excellence at their core. We are reaching out to Procurement professionals looking for the next step in their career to work within a Shared Services function.

The organisation:
The organisation consistently achieves full corporate governance and good value for money, which is important for their customers.
Not only are there multiple positions and stakeholders within the direct team that you would be working within, but the organisation inspires individuals to grow and learn, moving laterally and vertically as other opportunities arise within a variety of Supply Chain teams.

You will be working alongside a Senior Procurement Specialist to manage a variety of projects, as well as working collaboratively with the rest of the Procurement department.

The team works in a unified and cohesive manner in order to meet key requirements of internal stakeholders and hit time and cost critical deadlines.

The position:
You will be responsible for the Capital Works and Facilities Management for the wider business at a variety of sites across the UK. The projects themselves will be to the value of millions of pounds each, and you will be expected to manage the spend for multiple projects simultaneously.

Once the projects have been secured you will be responsible for the Procurement process from cradle to grave, including sourcing suppliers, negotiating and drawing up and managing Contracts.

As the role will be working over multiple sites you will be expected to travel on occasion to meet suppliers and other internal stakeholders.

What is expected from you:
You will have a strategic mindset, where you are able to effectively manage a large spend and numerous projects. We are ideally looking for someone who is fully CIPS qualified, although part qualified or qualified by experience will be considered.
You will either have some experience within Procurement of Capital Works or project related Procurement in order to hit the ground running, although top calibre and ambitious Supply Chain and Procurement professionals will be considered.

You may have experience as a Contracts Manager, Category Buyer, Buyer, Procurement Specialist, Purchasing professional or Category Manager.

This Gloucestershire based role is commutable from all areas of Gloucestershire and Worcestershire including Gloucester, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and north Bristol. It would also be feasible to travel from locations such as Swindon and Evesham.

Please apply today if this of interest to you.

Kelly Services are an Equal Opportunities employer for all jobs, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Kelly Services UK Ltd is acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy