We are Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, supplying a range of specialist trackwork sections into the rail network in the UK and overseas from our manufacturing operations in Sheffield, Nottingham and South Queensferry, just outside Edinburgh. As specialists in precision heavy engineering, we are leaders in our field with an expanding business.
We are now looking to put a procurement presence in our South Queensferry facility to better liaise with the on-site management. This role would involve working as part of the small team across the UK to drive an efficient procurement process that is focused on meeting the needs of internal customers by delivering cost savings and continually improving quality. Whilst running the procurement process through our ERP system, you will also be involved in regular liaison with suppliers, working with others to negotiate contracts and manage our procurement to meet the demands of the business.
To meet this challenge you are likely to be working towards membership of the Institute of Purchasing and Supply and will already have at least 2 years procurement experience in an engineering environment.
If you feel you have the drive to make a difference, then we would like to hear from you. Upon joining our team, you would receive salary in the range of £32,000 - £35,000 plus annual bonus.
To Apply: Please press the 'Apply' button, and candidates who are shortlisted for the role will be contacted within 28 days. Thank you for your interest in the role.
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