Direct Procurement Specialist

7 days left

Bramwith Consulting
South West London
£40000 - £45000 per annum
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Direct Procurement Specialist - Leading FTSE Listed Retailer - London - £40,000 - 45,000 + 15% Bonus and Excellent Package

This exciting and transforming global business are looking to hire an experience and ambitious direct procurement specialist to lead Greenfield development in a rapidly growing function of this business. Overseeing a number of key projects which are instrumental in the growth of this business arm, the opportunity for rapid growth into management and onto director level is expected.

This M&E specialist role will hold the following responsibilities:

  • Generating innovative opportunities and robust sourcing strategies to ensure value is maximised through the life cycle of the category
  • Working closely with the procurement team, internal stakeholders and external parties to seek continued improvement in the category value
  • Leading and evaluating competitive tenders for the supply of goods and services and to negotiate with suppliers on all commercial and contractual matters
  • Providing leadership and insight for the business on all aspects of market dynamics and regulatory frameworks

Procurement experienced required to be successful in this role:

  • Experience of working within a strategic procurement position, ideally within a construction or infrastructure major
  • A clear understanding of category management principles and outstanding knowledge of the full end to end process including market insight, contract drafting and on-going supplier management
  • Advanced influencing and negotiation skills in order to present complex ideas to stakeholders to ensure business objectives are met
  • Degree level education (or equivalent) Cips membership is ideal however not essential

With fast-tracked progression and internal learning and development, this is a rare opportunity if you are looking to develop your career within a market leading procurement team and business.

If you are interested in the position and would like to find out more, please send a copy of your CV to Oliver at

Keywords: Procurement, Purchasing, Direct, Materials. Subcontracts, Cips, Degree, Stakeholder management, EPC, M&E