Procurement Office/ Specialist

Location UK / Antrim Town Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 3 weeks ago

Reference 1358702

 Job Description

Exclusive Procurement Officer position available with a manufacturing company in Antrim

Your new company
Our client, a manufacturing company based in Antrim, are recruiting an experienced Procurement Officer with experience in the manufacturing sector. This job is exclusive to Hays Procurement and Supply Chain.

Your new role
Reporting to the Procurement Manager in a fast paced manufacturing environment to improve business profitability and ensure consistent , quality supply. This is an opportunity to join a growing business working on high value projects that will impact the bottom line.

Duties:
Deliver cost savings with current suppliers and negotiate price decreases
Mitigate proposed cost increases from suppliers
Leverage the organisation buying power to optimise costs, access new suppliers, reduce lead times and guarantee supply
Manage several concurrent sourcing and contracting projects
Take a professional and disciplined approach to working with suppliers. Implement and support compliance to standards and minimise risk and cost exposure
Support due diligence in mitigating all external supplier risk from supplier selection to contract execution
Complete projects as required

What you’ll need to succeed
A minimum of 2 years experience in procurement or 4 years in supply chain
Experience in managing supply contracts
Experience within a manufacturing environment
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What you’ll get in return
Competitive salary
Parking
Pension
Paid leave

What you need to do now
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