Procurement Officer - Global Blue Chip Company

32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum Bonus + Benefits
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Officer * Weybridge, Surrey * GBP30,000 - GBP35,000 p.a. * Bonus * Great Benefits * Global Blue Chip Company * Flexible Working Hours * Free Breakfast *

Procurement Officer is required for a leading global specialist pharmaceutical company who have lovely modern offices in the Weybridge area.

Working 37.5 hours a week with flexible hours this is a great opportunity to join a busy procurement team who strive to be the best.

As Procurement Officer you will be responsible for account management of key suppliers (manufacturers and wholesalers) and acquisition of products in order to meet the demands of sales and maximise performance.

Your key Procurement Officer responsibilities will include:

- Reducing total acquisition costs of products;
- Handling sourcing enquiries and supporting tenders for stock lines to ensure competitiveness and maximise profitability;
- Tendering of large value product requirements;
- Minimise commercial risk;
- Proactively manage and review existing and new suppliers;
- Find opportunity to increase spend and portfolio of products;
- Continuous review of existing supplier performance;
- Ongoing review of new and emerging suppliers;
- Ensure supply chain availability, quality and minimise risk;
- Achieve agreed individual and project KPIs
- Develop and maintain effective business and internal relationships;

We are looking for the successful Procurement Officer to have/be:

- Experience of strategic sourcing
- Proven experience in working within a purchasing environment and negotiation of supplier contracts;
- Educated to degree level or equivalent;
- Experience of strategic sourcing;
- Computer literate with knowledge of ERP systems and MS Applications;
- If you have fluency in a 2nd language that would be desirable;
- Ideally have experience within a pharmaceutical environment.

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position and would love to find out more than please do 'Apply Now via the job board for immediate consideration r contact Sophie Gray at Jenrick Commercial Recruitment