Procurement Assistant, Buyer
A newly created role working as part of this established procurement team of this high profile organisation based in Suffolk. This role would suit a Buyer / Procurement Officer / Procurement Assistant looking to harness their experience in a new environment or an up & coming procurement professional looking to develop their skills further. You will be responsible for helping to ensure that group procurement deals represent best value for the business and have a key role in identifying opportunity for procurement improvements and delivering the benefit. The production of monthly reports to track procurement activities and the benefit achieved is a key part as is the building of effective business relationships within the supply chain.
The ideal candidate will have: proven ability in developing effective working relationships through strong interpersonal skills; excellent negotiation skills; demonstrable experience of supporting the procurement of goods and services; and a high level of communication skills, both verbal and written, including the ability to compile reports for senior managers in relation to complex technical and contractual matters in a logical, clear and concise manner. A strong career development opportunity working for this local success story.
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