Third Party Procurement Specialist

JR Personnel
Loughborough, Leicestershire
£10.73 per hour
08 Oct 2018
05 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

JR Personnel are an employment agency acting on behalf of a client who is looking for someone who can

manage the processing of non-catalogue/third party requests on a daily basis to meet customer requirements, including sorting and creation of items, placement of sales and purchase orders, as well as order processing and maintenance.

Role profile:

• Work with customers and suppliers to ensure that the price, product quality and service requirements are met in a timely fashion.

• Set up new suppliers, and for designated suppliers, assist in the negotiation of discounts and trading terms.

• Maintain the integrity of the company and allied systems, to ensure efficiency

• Develop product knowledge to enable utilisation of this knowledge to actively offer product substitution and conversion to drive the product range

• Proactively develop key accounts by working closely with suppliers and customers alike

• Raise, expedite and manage purchase orders, ensure charges are applied and dates are correct. Raise back orders and keep accurate records

Person profile:

• Multi-tasking capabilities

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Essential criteria:

• Proven customer service or supplier negotiation experience

• Excellent negotiation skills

Desired criteria:

• Science degree or B/Tec & strong IT skills

Due to the number of responses generated we are unable to get back to every application. If you have not heard from us in 7 days you will not have been successful on this occasion.