Procurement officer

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sam Francis

Procurement Officer


Salary: £28,000- £33,000

Currently looking for a Procurement Officer, needed for a Defence and Marine Engineering Company based in Bristol. As the Procurement Officer you will be providing procurement support to the day to day operation of current programmes and bids.


  • 25 days holiday per year increasing to 26 days after 3 years of service.
  • Life Assurance
  • Sick Pay Entitlement
  • Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Share Scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Personal Achievement Training
  • Eye Test
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Knowledge, Skills and Experience of the Procurement Officer:

  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • 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
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently whilst paying attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Contribute as an effective team member
  • Ability to work with individuals at all levels of business both internally and externally
  • High standard of technical skills including MS Office particularly Excel
  • Previous experience of working in an engineering environment would be advantageous

Key Responsibilities of the Procurement Officer:

  • Provide support to the project teams and understand the project procurement requirements and help with the sourcing and procurement of goods and services to meet expectations.
  • Maintenance of the project Supplier Commitment Records
  • Raising purchase requisitions and the administration of purchase orders and amendments to ensure timely achievement of project objectives.
  • Preparation of requests for quotation to suppliers to meet the requirements and demands of the business and projects
  • Raise Good Received Notes and dispatch documentation and dispatching goods
  • Processing of supplier invoices ensuring all deliverables have been met and appropriate budget holder sign-off is obtained in a timely manner
  • Gathering of due diligence and assessment information of suppliers to be added to the Company Approved Suppliers List to enable the Sub-Contracts Manager to approve them
  • Keep regular contact with suppliers/vendors to resolve any order or delivery problems.
  • Maintain key supplier performance metrics and contribute to internal and Corporate reporting requirements
  • Maintain and ensure all Approved Supplier approval documentation is kept up to date.
  • Assist in the administration of procurement processes and procedures within the business

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Procurement Officer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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