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Procurement Analyst

Job Title: Procurement Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-03 00:00:00
Reference: 123103814
Contact Name: Lionel Dembedza
Contact Email: lionel.dembedza@procurement-people.com
Job Published: June 20, 2019 17:14

Job Description

Role: Procurement Analyst
Salary: £40,000 - £52,000 (D.O.E) + Benefits
Location: London

Would you like to join a highly reputable global law firm who are currently going through an exciting period of growth? We are currently seeking a highly motivated, self-motivated and strategically astute Procurement Analyst to lead on an exciting new venture for the business.

The primary role is to provide purchasing and negotiation services. Responsibilities include analysing user requests and vendor contracts, product sourcing, negotiating pricing and agreement terms and preparing RFPs as needed.

Other duties include:
• Bid and negotiate purchases and contracts for a variety of goods and services including printed materials, IT equipment, subscriptions and general supplies
• Liaise with multi-location user community, providing solutions, support and customer service
• Identify potential suppliers and enhance relationships with existing suppliers across Europe & Middle East
• Manage RFP processes through preparation, analysis and contract negotiations as needed
• Manage assigned procurement projects from start to finish, consulting with and updating status for the requesting department and Firm management as necessary
• Review, understand and interpret contract language
• Be a consulting resource for other departments in purchasing and asset management

Person Specification:
• Strong analytical skills and judgement
• Ability to work independently, manage time well and find enjoyment working in a quality-oriented, fast-paced team environment
• Driven, innovative, results oriented and persistent with a positive attitude
• Ability to research, formulate and present arguments on a variety of issues
• Ability to establish working relationships with all levels of staff, management and vendors
• Highly motivated with a desire for learning and continuous improvements
• Ability to quickly understand requirements for varying goods and services, and to add value in the analysis and acquisition of those items
• Have sound decision-making abilities, excellent attention to detail and pride in a well-executed finished product

Skills & Knowledge:
• Bachelor's degree is required
• Microsoft Office Experience (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Minimum of 2 years' related experience preferred
• Experience purchasing direct and Indirect solutions

Desirable:
• Strong English communication skills along with either French or German language skills

If you feel you fit the above criteria, or just want to know more, don't miss out. For more information on this role, please contact Lionel at Procurement People on 0121 272 8260.