Procurement Analyst

Posted 5 April by Cedar Easy Apply

Our high profile client, based City, is looking for a forward-thinking and innovative Procurement professional to work as part of a new team providing outstanding procurement support to the business. The role will be responsible for strategic sourcing, with a particular focus on more complex and high spend purchasing projects, tendering, negotiation and contract implementation across the business. This is an opportunity to work in a Greenfield environment, supporting the Head of Procurement to implement process and governance across the function.

You will report into the Head of Procurement and have experience in delivering and implementing best practise. This role would suit a procurement analyst/procurement data analyst who has had experience managing multiple contracts and identifying and producing gap analysis to expose saving opportunities. This could be an ideal opportunity for someone who wants to progress in their procurement career

The successful candidate will be / have:

  • The ability to contribute to the development of strategic objectives and work as directed in implementing them
  • To produce analysis for all supplier spend in the company and help formulate a strategic plan for future spend management
  • Provide commercial and contractual advise to the organisation and ensure that any issues are resolved
  • Ability to do credit and due diligence checks for new suppliers
  • Strong negotiator and ability to engage and monitor any supplier performance issues
  • Proven commercial acumen
  • Working towards CIPS qualification

Required skills

  • Procurement Analyst CIPS

Reference: 34832145

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