Buyer/Assistant Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Head Office
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35k - £42k pa
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a renowned global engineering contracting group, is currently looking for an experienced and ambitious Buyer/Assistant Procurement Manager to join there team of permanent staff working on a large scale joint venture rail project based in their regional office in Birmingham.

The Buyer/Assistant Procurement Manager will have had generalised Procurement experience assisting in all aspects of single and 2 stage tender processes and will be required to perform the following tasks and duties;

-Supporting Procurement Leader.
-Experience in production of tender lists for line manager approval.
-Will be able to prepare Invitations to Tender (ITT) including liaising with other members of project teams.
-Maintaining the Procurement Schedule for Weekly update meetings.
-Will have had experience in analysis of tender returns.
-Able to interrogate bids and hold mid and post bid meetings.
-Able to produce recommendations for basic packages.
-Able to produce basic subcontract documents and issuing to Supply Chain.
-Distribution of Orders /Subcontracts for internal sign offs.
-Maintaining registers of orders and requisitions.

Candidates will have the following Qualifications and Experience;
-Qualifications : NVQ Level 4 in Purchasing and Supply. Foundation Diploma in Purchasing and Supply. Advanced Diploma in Purchasing and Supply and / or equivalent experience.
-Experience of Alliance/collaborative working an advantage.
-Experience of Rail / Infrastructure projects.
-Liaising with Suppliers and meeting suppliers at events such as Meet the Buyer an advantage.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.