Sourcing Specialist - Iconic Retailer - ??35k

Recruiter
Bramwith Consulting
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Feb 2019
Closes
07 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sourcing Specialist - Iconic Retailer - ??35k + Excellent Benefits Package

In the wake of a massive restructure, globally-established retailer is targeting critical hires to join their expanding team. Procurement has been heavily invested in and as a result, you can expect key responsibilities and autonomy while sourcing for raw materials and commodities. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity for growth and development, with a clearly mapped path to promotion by 2020.

The procurement role will involve:

  • Strategically sourcing commodities and raw materials within a structured procurement team
  • Dealing with stakeholders to win approval for innovative procurement projects
  • Work closely with suppliers to maintain performance and negotiate contracts
  • Identify and implement process improvements to satisfy customers and key stakeholders
  • Oversee the full end-to-end procurement process

Required procurement skills:

  • Relevant direct procurement buying background, preferably within raw materials or commodities
  • Continual growth and progression within your procurement career
  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to influence stakeholders
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Degree / CIPS desirable, though not essential

This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving and forward-thinking organsiation. If you are looking for the next step in your procurement career, that offers progression within a challenging, yet dynamic organisation, then do not hesitate to apply below.

To apply to the role, email your CV to Hugo Billyard at: