Sourcing Specialist

The Curve Group
£26000.00 - £30000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role: Sourcing Specialist Department: Procurement Report to: Head of Procurement A market leader in the provision of Integrated Stores and Supply Chain Management Solutions for Blue Chip Companies in the UK and Europe IESA are seeking a Sourcing Specialist to join the growing team at our busy head office in Birchwood, Warrington. Duties and responsibilities Work on tender documents received by IESA, sourcing a vast array of engineering and industrial products. Work in accordance to IESA's contract pricing schedule and achieving best market pricing for customers. Manage large spreadsheet's that require pricing whilst simultaneously utilising IESA's vendor database. Upon receipt of a tender or ad hoc price file manage time effectively to meet strict deadlines whilst updating the Purchasing Manager and or the Operations Director with the progress. Work closely with the Procurement Manager and Senior Negotiator regarding current contracts in place and any supplier pricing issues. Work with the relevant departments of procurement and operation in IESA to provide project updates. Dealing with suppliers and contractors via telephone and email. Manage personal workload daily, prioritising requests and daily tasks. Experience required Strong sense of customer service Excellent organisational skills Proficient with Word, Outlook and Exel Great communication skills - both verbal and written Experience of working in a team but also on own initiative Ability to negotiate prices and agreements with suppliers Have a good understanding of technical details or product descriptions in general Please send your CV for consideration This job was originally posted as