Senior Purchaser

Job Title: Senior Purchaser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - South East England, London - North West London
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000pa
REF: 116406
Contact Name: Vildan Cifci
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago


Our client is a leading global, multi-disciplined engineering and construction company. They are seeking to appoint a senior procurement specialist.


Your main duties will include:

  • Propose the procurement strategy for the regional operating unit and develop the regional supply chain to suit the demand.
  • Provide market competitive procurement solutions for the operating unit which demonstrate best overall value for money.
  • Provide an effective and professional service in the procurement of sub-contractors and materials covering: -
    • Work winning / Pre-construction procurement strategy and supply chain selection for Bid Leader
    • Construction stage project procurement for Project Leader, including: -
      • Procurement strategy
      • Production and driving of the procurement schedule
      • Development of work package documents in conjunction with project teams
      • Work package procurement
      • Production of sub-contracts in conjunction with project teams.
      • Management of sub-contract formalities (execute, bonds, warranties)
  • Supply chain management, including structuring the supply chain, carrying out performance and relationship management to drive improved performance/cost benefits.
  • Generate and encourage an efficient, productive and continuously improving supply chain performance within the trades.
Full clean UK Driving License.
CIPS Level 3 - Advanced Cert. or above.
Good understanding of strategic procurement practices.
Good knowledge of sustainability within procurement practices.