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Senior Procurement Professional

  • Glasgow
  • Contract
  • Up to £29.72 per annum + Inside IR35

Senior Procurement Professional

Role Description

· Working as a member of the procurement and supply chain team to provide procurement
expertise, services and support to meet the operational needs of the business.
· The role holder will manage a larger or more complex order book, supplier or contract.

Core Duties

· Manage contracts throughout their life in conjunction with the business
· Raise formal documents to support the sourcing and contracting process, including Request for
Information, Request for Quotation, Assessment documents, Purchase Orders.
· Agree and discharge workload, ensuring priorities are managed and any issues of concern are
escalated.
· Effectively manage order book, to ensure timely deliveries and accurate cash forecasting.
· Manage supplier payment process and resolve any goods receiving and supplier debt issues.
· Proactively manage instances of supplier under-performance against cost, quality and schedule.
· Work collaboratively to identify and escalate risk.
· Identify and deliver cost savings.

Knowledge and Skills

· Experience working within a procurement and/or similar environment
· Possess a high standard of Procurement competence in key areas of sourcing, process knowledge,
contracting skills and supplier management.
· Works on own initiative with limited supervision and with responsibility for delivery, escalating
concerns.
· Analyse information and implement solutions with support, that best meet the requirements of the
business.
· Ability to prioritise workload based on business need
· Good stakeholder management.
· Good understanding of purchase to pay systems, risk and supplier management tools.

Qualifications

· Have CIPS qualification or equivalent standard.

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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