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Procurement Sourcing Analyst

£38000 - £42000 per annum Bonus & Benefits

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Procurement Sourcing Analyst

Permanent

£38,000 - £42,000 plus bonus & benefits

Milton Keynes

Do you have proven experience in a procurement environment, with excellent analytical and negotiation skills? We have a fantastic opportunity to join an established, internationally renowned company offering excellent benefits and career progression. In return, a competitive salary along with a substantial bonus is offered with private healthcare and other benefits.

Responsible for supporting EIMEA sourcing initiatives through research, analysis, modeling of raw materials/components/finished goods and QMS support for both new product initiatives to achieve targets and strategic sourcing goals.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to create and interpret results of cost models
  • Responsible for the strategic sourcing process for raw materials (chemicals) and components
  • Conduct extensive market research and report on key commodities and market intelligence and trends
  • Able to negotiate contracts and pricing structures/mechanisms
  • Use of common modeling tools to influence sourcing recommendations and use in negotiations
  • Prepare and execute sourcing events
  • Present and communicate business objectives
  • Evaluate, design and improve workflows and processes to provide change recommendations
  • Managing legal contracts lifecycle
  • accurate completion of sourcing projects and essential functions

We are looking for someone with:

  • Degree level qualification or equivalent experience
  • Sourcing experience including RFI/RFP/RFQ process of raw materials, negotiation, execution, legal contract management and communication of deliverables.
  • Ideally at least 4 years in a FMCG industry
  • Exceptional organisation skills and multi-tasking abilities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including advanced-level Excel skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Able to plan project timetables and meet deadlines and conflicting demand
  • Able to travel occasionally to suppliers in the UK and Europe

If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you!

Role advertised: 22 August 2019

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Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment companies, with PA/Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, Finance and Temporary divisions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current vacancies please visit and like/follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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