Procurement Specialist

Kingston Upon Hull Temporary £25 - £30 per hour
  • Immedaite start available for a Procurement Specialist in Hull
  • On going contract with the possibility of a permanent contract up to £45k

About Our Client

A well known manufacturer in the Kingston Upon Hull area.

Job Description

As the Procurement Specialist you will be responsible for:

  • Reviewing and managing the development and introduction of new products within the business
  • Working closely with internal stakeholders and external suppliers (old & new) to develop and drive cost saving strategies
  • Supporting the Supply Quality Assurance team and assisting in the Initial Sample Inspection process
  • Collaborating with Supply partners to achieve Lean Manufacturing objectives
  • Working with key internal stakeholders to bring about improvements in the supply chain through regular supply review meetings
  • Conducting supplier and commodity risk assessments, developing robust contingency plans in all areas

The Successful Applicant

The successful Procurement Specialist will have:

  • Previously worked in Procurement/Supply Chain within manufacturing - ESSENTIAL
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal - ESSENTIAL
  • Good IT skills specifically Excel - ESSENTIAL
  • Strong negotiation skills - ESSENTIAL
  • A working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems - HIGHLY DESIRABLE
  • A relevant qualification or CIPS - HIGHLY DESIRABLE
  • An understand of lean manufacturing techniques - DESIRABLE

What's on Offer

This is a temporary position to start as soon as possible, with a view to a potentially permanent contract paying c£30 per hour (£45k equivalent) inside IR35. It is based on site in the Kingston Upon Hull area 5 days a week.

Vicki Stanworth
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Phone number
+44 113 388 9024

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Kingston Upon Hull
Contract type
Consultant name
Vicki Stanworth
Consultant phone
+44 113 388 9024
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