Procurement Specialist

Job Title: Procurement Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: 960463_1568878361
Contact Name: Alex Verdon
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2019 08:32

Job Description

Do you want to work for a leading technology Company that makes a real difference to everyday life?

Our talented and skilled employees have an impact that extends beyond design and manufacturing products. Whether we are launching satellites, securing military communication, or keeping hearts in rhythm, our employees' work explores space, protects soldiers, and saves lives.

About the role;

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Specialist to drive our global supply chain management. The successful candidate will plan and implement strategic initiatives that realise efficiency and operational savings by employing critical thinking, relationship management and expert negotiation skills.

The role includes responsibility of looking across all sites and regions to identify opportunities of consolidation, alignment and cost savings by looking at sourcing, inventory, and strategic purchasing agreements. The Procurement Specialist will support purchasing decisions in the UK and North America supporting the continued growth of the group globally.

About you;

You will have experience of purchasing within a global Engineering or IT industry, and in depth experience of managing a diverse supplier base in a technology led industry. You will also have a working knowledge of modern MRP systems and be confident and a highly organised individual, with excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
You will have core skills in technical buying, strategic and analytical, supplier auditing, contract management and project and risk management.
You will enjoy working as part of a team with good communication skills and have an enthusiastic approach to work.

What we can offer you;

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package that recognises the value you bring to our organisation.

Your work life balance;

We know how important it is to achieve a balance between work and home. That's why we offer the following benefits to support you in achieving a healthy work life balance.
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Early finish Friday's

Your health and wellbeing;

We have a number of benefits to support a positive approach to your health and wellbeing and are committed to building a healthy and well-motivated workforce where our people can flourish.
* Cycle to Work scheme
* Employee discount scheme (including discounts on retail, travel and leisure)
* Occupational health support
* Employee Assistance Programme with access to confidential counselling services
* Generous enhanced company sick pay entitlement
* Annual flu vaccination
* Free fruit - twice weekly
* Free hot drinks

Your learning and development;

We know great people build great products. That's why we invest in the learning and development of our people. We fund training, provide growth opportunities and are always keen to develop and promote from within.
*Comprehensive and tailored induction programme
*Support for further education
*Annual appraisal with individual development plans
*All vacancies advertised internally


Aside from all of the above, we also offer a competitive salary exchange pension scheme and a life assurance scheme to give you peace of mind for your loved ones.
We also know that starting a new job and moving to a new area can be a daunting and stressful experience. That's why we can offer a generous relocation package to help the financial burden of moving home if you relocate to take up a position with us.
*Salary exchanged pension scheme with enhanced Company contributions above statutory minimum
*Life assurance (death benefit) - four times basic salary
*Employee referral scheme - earn money for referring friends for open positions
*Relocation assistance up to £8,000

The successful candidate will be required to obtain Security Clearance.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.