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Procurement Assistant - London, United Kingdom

Salary Range:

£35,000.00 - £40,000.00

Job Description:

A well-established Investment Management company is recruiting a Procurement Assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the Category Managers for the delivery of either the IT or Professional Services, HR and Marketing Category buying activity and Category Plan. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


·        Supporting the production of the category strategy for indirect spend through the provision of supplier and market analysis and insight to inform the category plan

·        Delivering an excellent procurement service to internal customers and third party suppliers through the management of smaller procurement projects

·        Point of contact for internal customers and third party suppliers regarding procurement activity within the category

·        Driving continuous improvement for the processes utilized within their team and across the Procurement function

·        Make sure that all personal expenditure, and contractual and legal agreements are authorised, controlled and monitored according to our delegated authority requirements

·        Take all reasonable steps to make sure the business area fulfils its external regulatory, legal and industry obligations


 The successful candidate is likely to have:

  • Working towards CIPS qualification would be desirable
  • Working knowledge of operational, financial & regulatory risk assessment
  • Experience of commercial negotiation or commercial management would be desired
  • Experience of working in a procurement/contracts environment
  • Understanding of the Statements of Principle and Code of Practice
  • Experience of managing contract database
  • Knowledge of Q&A checking processes








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London, United Kingdom

IT Management / Procurement IT

Job Type:
Perm Position

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Job Title: Procurement Assistant

Location: London, United Kingdom

Job Type: Perm Position

Reference ID: 828032

Posted Date: 12/08/2019

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