Procurement Specialist

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Junead Zaman

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    04/03/2020 10:38:05

Working as a procurement specialist you will:

  • Ensure that the company receives best value for money from its suppliers
  • That purchase orders are maintained in line with MRP suggestions
  • Materials are provided on time, to cost and at the specified quality
  • To ensure obsolescence and wastage are prevented on a regular basis by continuously monitoring and amending demand levels in line with exception reports
  • Maintain awareness of the relevance and importance of activities performed
  • Prepare and send out RFQs (Request for Quotation) to supply base
  • Using bench marking techniques, identify & introduce competition
  • The company supply base, evaluate responses from suppliers and select most competitive suppliers for order placement.
  • Ensure that new suppliers are appraised through relevant quality approval & evaluation system prior to inclusion on the company's approved vendors list ( AVL ).
  • Ensure supplier adherence to SLA conditions & terms and conditions of purchase.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Be educated to HNC or HND standard, ideally with a CIPS level 3 or above qualification.
  • Significant experience of a large fully integrated MRP/ERP system.
  • Effective and articulate communicator.
  • ISO auditor preferred (9001 or 13485)

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