Procurement Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Procurement Assistant

Location: Belfast, UK - Hybrid

Compensation: Attractive Salary + benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF49227

Build the future

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Procurement Assistant.

As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers' defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility.

Rail Translink

The Procurement Assistant role is based within our Translink business area.

We're working to deliver multi-million-pound rail projects in Northern Ireland through our partnership with the rail operator, Translink. Whether you're a skilled or aspiring rail professional, there are some incredible opportunities.

The role

The difference our new Procurement Assistant will make

As a Procurement Assistant, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will provide support to the Procurement & Supply Chain Manager and ensure development and adherence to Procurement procedures.

You will ensure that all purchases of materials, goods, services or sub-contract works are procured in line with the standards prescribed within the Railway Group and line Standards or other such standards as are applicable for the works being undertaken, to ensure that the Company complies fully with it's contractual obligations in respect of safety and quality assurance.

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you'll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role is based on site at Belfast and also working from home.

Procurement experience whether its procurement admin, junior buyer is essential
Business related qualification (i.e. HNC Business Administration) is desirable
Excellent Data Management and Analytical skills is essential
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills is essential

What we offer

Generous benefits including:

Generous holiday allowance of 22 days plus 12 bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 5% of salary, with life assurance
Hybrid working - working at 2 offices in Belfast and from home
Employee assistance programme supporting physical, mental and financial wellbeing
Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best

Babcock International

For over 130 years, we have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 5th February 2023



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