Procurement Officer

London, England
01 Dec 2016
29 Dec 2016
Marc Powell
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Officer
Fixed Term Contract - January to December 2017 (inclusive)
Based in London (N18)
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

One of the UK's leading integrated waste management companies is looking to recruit an experienced Procurement Officer at their in Edmonton site in North London. Offering a competitive package, this is a great chance to for an accomplished Purchasing professional to make an impact within an industry-leading business.

The Role
Reporting directly to the Head of Commercial Development, you would be responsible for the timely sourcing and procurement of goods, works and services to the correct quality and specification, building effective relationships with suppliers, reviewing supplier performance against KPIs, as well as undertaking regular supplier audits when necessary. You would be expected to ensure that the business has up to date and relevant information, including market conditions, trends, pricing levels and cost movements, in an effort to ensure all buying decisions are as well informed as is possible.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will be CIPS qualified with proven experience of procuring technical products and services, plus detailed knowledge of legislation and procedures governing public contract procurement. You will combine excellent project management skills with a commercial mindset plus good organisational skills. Strong communication and negotiation skills with the ability to communicate at various different levels will also be required, as will excellent attention to detail and the drive to consistently achieve results.

The Company
The company have developed innovative and sustainable waste management solutions to deal with various waste streams from local authorities. This is a great opportunity to put your experience to use within a dynamic and industry-leading business.

The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Procurement Officer, Buyer, Purchasing Executive, Category Manager, Sourcing Manager, Head of Procurement, Procurement Specialist.