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Interim Procurement Lead - (M&E) Construction/Rail

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £400 - £600 per day + OUTSIDE IR35 (hybrid working) per day
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain UK
  • Contact: Louise Gapp
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 03 December 2021
  • Job Ref: ESPMVB_1635947599

Forward thinking and innovative engineering organisation are looking for a Procurement Lead who has experience in M&E/Rail/Infrastructure and construction projects (HS2, Crossrail, highways etc) This will be an all-encompassing role with regards to leading on procurement activities, working closely with the commercial director and liaising with project teams to cover supplier relationship management, sub-contracts management, planning and ordering of stock, materials management - including bespoke high value items and ensuring that all procurement project needs are met. You will be responsible for providing procurement support to large scale and individual projects whilst also managing the strategic outlook for the function, with a view to implementing new systems such as ASITE. You will ensure all projects are running in line with budgeted forecast and maximised to increase profit through good commercial acumen and effective contract and supplier management.

  • Previous experience of procurement in M&E (or similar field)
  • Previous experience of working on large scale infrastructure/construction/rail/highways projects
  • Experience of leading on all procurement activity for the organisation
  • Managing M&E materials, supplies and suppliers (including high value bespoke products)
  • Supply Chain Planning for products and materials - current & future projects
  • Agreeing and negotiating terms & conditions for existing and new suppliers
  • Proven track record in a procurement or buying role within construction or infrastructure
  • MCIPS qualified
  • Use and knowledge of SAP