Procurement specialist

10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Procurement Engineer/ Procurement Specialist
Based: Bristol area.
Hours: 37.5 per week

A global leaders in the manufacturing and distrubution of pneumatica and fluid controls systems has an opening within its Bristol facility.

A experienced procurment engineer is required to join the team in the centre of Bristol. Working within a fast paced, friendly enviroment. The business is a global leader. one that offers plenty of over time, training, further professional development and realist career progression prospects.

Regular national travel required as well as occassionla internation travel.

The Role:
- Comply with the Way Code of Conduct and behaviours across the organization.
- Health, Safety and Environmental duties as listed in the Company HS&E Policy and other duties (e.g. as detailed in the Structures & Responsibility Matrix of the Company Policy Manual)
- To provide goods and services at the lowest total acquisition cost achieving year-on-year cost reduction targets
- New product and part introduction milestone achievement
- Commodity management and the contractual management of supplier relationships within the commodity.
- Supply chain risk management
- Supply base reduction and supply chain simplification
- Contribute to the development of the procurement and supplier development strategy and associated plans to meet Technology, Delivery, Quality, Cost and Commercial / Transactional requirements in line with the Company Strategy.
- To pro-actively communicate and resolve part supply issues, minimising the impact on the supply chain customer
- Identify and implement appropriate improvements to the Procurement infrastructure.
- Keep others up-to-date with appropriate Procurement methods and procedures
- Work done consistent with procedures and work instructions
- Ensure the working environment is well organised, clean & tidy - 5S culture.
- Ensure all appropriate records and documentation are maintained in accordance with set standards.
- Ensure Output consistent with Company strategy

Essential minimum requirement:
- Microsoft: Outlook, Excel, Word (or equivalent).
- Excellent commercial awareness
- A good communicator who can work to develop the supplier base
- A team player that can contribute to the implementation of new projects
- Conversant with engineering drawings.
- Experience of working in a manufacturing environment (ideally with Essential, IATF16949 or ISO9000 quality standards).
- Experience of Purchasing, Cost reduction (Total Acquisition Cost), Negotiation, Essential, contract management experience.
- Experience of working in an Automotive Quality environment.
- Ideally exposure to IATF16949, APQP, PPAP, SPC, Capability Studies, Corrective Act

- Competitive salary (negotiable; dependant on experience)
- Bonus scheme
- Paid overtime
- 32 days Paid holiday
- Sick pay
- Ongoing training
- Career progression prospects
- Life insurance
- Pension scheme

Procurment, procurement engineer, procurement adminstrater, procurement specialist, procumement manager, buyer, purchasing

If you live within the above areas and are interested in this role please apply or contact (url removed) [1] directly.

Pertemps Network Group operates as both an employment agency and employment business as originally defined in the Employment Agencies Act 1973 as amended by the Employment Relations Act 1999. Pertemps is one of the largest independently owned recruitment agencies in the UK - the power of a national with the personality of a local independent

The Permanent Recruitment Hub Bristol is within The Pertemps Bristol Branch which has been established since 1980 successfully finding jobs for people and people for jobs. Supplying permanent staff to clients large and small, across the Engineering sector: FMCG, Manufacturing, Service Sector, Plant & Construction. Covering the whole of the Bristol area as well as North, South, East and West Somerset, North Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Bath. Our experienced and professionally qualified team of specialist consultants are here to help.

We are committed to eliminating unlawful discrimination and to promoting equality and diversity within our policies, practices and procedures. We are also committed to promoting equality and diversity in Pertemps Network Group. This applies to our professional dealings with clients, staff and directors and third parties.