Procurement Commodity Generalist, up to 40k

Location
City of London
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + beneits & bonus
Posted
14 Nov 2012
Closes
12 Dec 2012
Ref
HA-12313929
Contact
Stephanie Williams
Function
Purchasing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My clients a leading bank based in Canary Wharf currently seek a Procurement commodity Generalist c.40k.

Forming an integral part of a changing global procurement function you will have the opportunity to contribute towards overall Procurement strategy by providing support across multiple category teams.

Actively supporting the entire supplier lifecycle from strategy, business engagement, tender, negotiation through to contract management, you will ensure a seamless supply of goods and services to the organisation. With support key deliverables will include:

Proactively contribute to strategy
Commercial analysis of data and reporting
Vendor lifecycle management and negotiation
Achieve annual savings
Investigating and resolving invoice queries and general discrepancies
Provide policy and procedure advice
Drive eProcurement projects and initiatives
Database updates
Interact with internal and external stakeholders at all levels

This is an excellent opportunity for a procurement professional with good basic skills who want to step up into a busy and varied role in an international organisation full of opportunities for further development. The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

Good generalist procurement skills
Experience working in a large complex organisation (ideally professional/financial services)
Strong attention to detail and analytical ability
Excellent communication skills

For additional information please register you interest by applying with your updated CV

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