Senior Procurement Specialist (Telecoms)

REF: BBBH27415_1620926215

13/05/2021
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

MCS Group is delighted to be working alongside a Northern Ireland success story, who are going through a rapid growth period and building out a new Procurement function. They are recruiting for a Senior Procurement Specialist to join their busy team.

Do you have experience in a Procurement sourcing role, within Construction, Utilities or Telecoms?

My client is looking for an experienced Senior Procurement Specialist who wants to jump in head-first and help scale the Procurement Department in a mission-driven company experiencing rapid growth.

This role is for someone who is looking to make a real investment in their career. Working directly alongside the finance and operation teams, you will have procurement experience from within a leading organisation and a natural flair for influencing senior stakeholders.



You will be responsible for the following areas and activities:

  • Liaise with key company employees to determine their product and service needs
  • Monitor business trends and product availability to pay the best price for company goods and services without sacrificing quality or delivery times
  • Nurture relationships with suppliers whilst being accountable for delivery of cost saving targets and operational efficiencies.
  • Develop and implement a robust procurement & supply chain process to drive effective performance of our capital sales projects.
  • Introduce improvements to the forward planning process to highlight potential supplier capacity constraints.
  • Ensuring that the Telecom sourcing team is supporting overall company direction and growth
  • Ensure risks and issues are identified in a timely manner and actively mitigated.

Criteria;

  • Substantial procurement experience at mid-level ideally within a Technology & Telecoms environment
  • A natural flair for influencing senior stakeholders
  • Proven experience of running a full life cycle procurement process to identify ideal suppliers.
  • Experience in supply chain management
  • Demonstrable experience that highlights you are a confident negotiator who is commercially aware
  • Business partnering skills with the ability to communicate effectively, negotiate and influence

Desirable;

  • Procurement qualification CIPS/ IIPMM or equivalent
  • Experience working with ERP system (transactional inputting and accurate reporting)
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, reporting, ERP systems

Full details including leading salary and benefits will be discussed upon application.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Alan Montgomery, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group 028 96 935492

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