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  • Harlow, UK
  • £35,000 - £42,000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Civil Engineering
  • Reference: BBBH2931
  • Consultant: Ben Karnezos

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Role: Procurement Officer

Employer: Tier 2, Multi-disciplinary Civil Engineering

Location: Harlow

Starting: January 2021

Package: £35,000 - £42,000 + travel package

Contact: Ben Karnezos - Commercial & Planning Recruitment Consultant

The Opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual with experience in Procurement or Buying. You will be working for an industry-leading company and learning from industry experts.

It will suit someone looking for a new challenge, who can start their new job in January 2021.

The Employer

The employer is a Tier 2 multi-disciplinary civil engineering company with an enviable reputation as a market leader, an innovator, and a leading employer of choice, with a turnover forecast of £853.4M by 2020 and £1.8 billion in 2021.

The employer frequently works on the UK and international projects, so there's a lot of opportunities to grow and develop on different projects at home and abroad.

The Project

You will be working at the site based office in Harlow, and the project itself is working on highway/ motorway with a focus on the civils package, which is valued at around £42M.

Duties & Responsibilities

As a Procurement Officer, you will be reporting to the Head of Procurement. Typical duties include:

Dealing with all subcontractor orders
Travelling to different sites within a 50-mile radius
Accurate and efficient data entry of the company's intranet
Negotiation with the supply chain.
Working with options A, B, C and E.
Working alongside the Head of Procurement with the support of a junior Procurement Assistant.

Requirements

University or college-educated in a Commercial degree, ideally in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering.
Must have a minimum of three years of relevant experience in civil engineering, preferably in highway or roads.
Should have experience in Crossrail or Network rail.
Should be great with people, a good communicator & natural collaborator
Should have a track record of negotiation skills and be able to provide examples when asked.

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