Procurement Specialist

£40,000 | London | Contract
Posted 1 month ago

Procurement Specialist
Contract - Maternity Cover
£ Competitive

IQ Talent Solutions are delighted to be working with one of our key clients, a technology leader to support with the recruitment of a Procurement Specialist for a maternity contract, to be based out of their London offices

The Role
To provide procurement support to selected commercial activity including managing RFP process, managing contract implementation / transition, post implementation benefit tracking and reporting on contract compliance, and supplier relationship management.

Candidate will ideally need to be advanced in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint as confidence in both these systems will be pivotal for success this role

Duties & Responsibilities

* Responsible for indirect procurement across the company fleet and acquisition of vehicles
* Project management of running commercial aspects of projects in tender phase
* Implement benefits tracking on a series of projects, across HR, Corporate Services and IT
* Gather cost baseline data during inception stage and manage the complete procurement lifecycle process of a number of projects.
* Reporting back to senior stakeholders to advise on benefits or costing for indirect procurement projects
* Support Group Procurement Manager with reporting, process control and other aspects of their role
* Responsible for reporting on contract compliance across Microsoft Excel
* Coordinating supplier relationship management.

Skills & Experience

* Candidates will ideally be confident at an advanced level in both Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint - this will be tested at interview stage
* Previous experience in Procurement would be a distinct advantage
* Candidates will ideally have either a Mathematics, Procurement or Financial Accounting degree
* You will be able to demonstrate confident communication skills and able to work with minimum supervision
* Previous experience of benefits tracking methodology or project management in procurement actively would be highly desirable

* This role would suit candidates who either come from a procurement background or candidates who have recently graduated and are looking to begin a career within procurement

For more information about this role, please contact:

Rachel Loughlin
0161 237 0063

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