Procurement Specialist - Lanarkshire

Ref: 327 Date Posted: Friday 08 Oct 2021
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Are you an experienced Procurement professional with a proven track record in delivering value? Does the opportunity to work with a global brand appeal?

A well-known FMCG manufacturing business are looking for a Procurement Specialist to join their team based just outside Glasgow on a permanent basis.


You will be tasked with performing several procurement activities such as sourcing of suppliers, data analysis, stakeholder management and contract management. It is imperative therefore that you have a solid background already within procurement, ideally from a FMCG manufacturing environment.


Here is a quick description of what you may be doing:


  • Preparing, maintaining, and reviewing purchasing files


  • Compare prices, delivery dates and quality of service to ensure value from suppliers


  • Calculate total cost of orders and forward to relevant accounts


  • Determine inventory requirements, and ordering additional stocks where necessary



What you’ll need to have to be successful:


  • Proven Procurement experience within relevant industry
  • Proficient IT skills
  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills


In return, you can expect a rewarding salary between £28-36k dependent on your experience in addition to a comprehensive benefits scheme. The role is based around 10 miles from Glasgow city centre and there is free parking on site for employees.