Procurement Officer

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Sector: Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Sam Francis Job Published: 6 days ago

Procurement Officer

A Procurement Officer is required for my client in Bristol to provide procurement support to the day to day operation of current programmes and bids internally and help to ensure that supply chain activities are managed effectively in the interests of the business and to ensure that projects are delivered successfully. The procurement officer can expect a salary between £37,000 - £42,000 + some excellent benefits:

Group Personal Pension Scheme
Employee Share Scheme
Life Assurance (4x Salary)
Private Medical Insurance (Pmi)
Income Protection
o 25 Days Holiday Per Year
o 26 Days After 3 Years Service
o 27 Days After 5 Years Service
Sick Pay Entitlement - 15 Days
Child Care Vouchers
Personal Achievement Training
Eye Tests

Due to the nature of the business you will need to be put through SC clearance, so please only apply if this is possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and analysis of requests for quotation and statements of work to suppliers to meet the requirements and demands of the business and projects including running supplier competitions where appropriate
  • Production and coordination of purchase requisitions and the administration and management of purchase orders and sub-contracts to maximize profitability and ensure timely achievement of project objectives.
  • Preparation and administration of sub-contracts, statements of work and order amendments
  • Processing of supplier invoices ensuring all deliverables have been met and appropriate budget holder sign-off is obtained in a timely manner
  • Liaison with the project team to help define project procurement requirements and the sourcing of goods and services to meet expectations.
  • Analysis of due diligence information and approval of suppliers prior to inclusion onto the Company Approved Suppliers List
  • Conducting supplier progress reviews and audits to ensure on time delivery, quality and contracted obligations are being met
  • Maintain key supplier performance metrics and contribute to internal and Corporate reporting requirements
  • Manage the generation and administration of procurement processes and procedures within the business


  • Ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
  • Prioritise own workload and organise own time to achieve objectives
  • Proactive style and flexible attitude to scope of role
  • Seek to identify opportunities for continuous improvement within own role
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Contribute as an effective team member
  • Ability to work with and deal with individuals at all levels of business both internally and externally
  • High standard of technical skills including MS Office particularly Excel
  • Part or full CIPS qualification

So if you have what it takes to be a Procurement Office and don't want to miss out on taking your career where you want it then apply now!

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