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Procurement Consultant

Procurement Consultant

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Commercial & Public Sector

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Next Generation

  • Contact email:

    kate.curran@nextgeneration.ie

  • Job ref:

    JOB-13766_1709724580

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Job Title: Procurement Consultant (8-Month Contract)

Company: A leading financial services firm with a commitment to excellence and innovation in the industry.

Location:
Dublin- Remote working options

Role Overview:
Our client, a dynamic financial services company, is seeking a seasoned Procurement Consultant to join their team on an 8-month contract basis. This role presents an exciting opportunity to collaborate with a forward-thinking organization on a significant procurement initiative.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead negotiations and manage contracts effectively, ensuring optimal terms and conditions.
  • Provide strategic guidance on procurement processes and best practices.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand requirements and objectives.
  • Conduct market analysis and supplier evaluations to inform decision-making.
  • Manage vendor relationships and performance, ensuring alignment with business objectives.
  • Support procurement activities related to Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and infrastructure projects.
  • Drive cost savings and efficiency gains through effective procurement strategies.

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in procurement, with a proven track record of negotiating contracts.
  • Strong understanding of procurement principles and practices.
  • Ideally, exposure to ICT and infrastructure-related procurement activities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strategic mindset, with the ability to drive initiatives and deliver results.
  • Highly organised and detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with a focus on delivering high-quality outcomes.
  • Relevant qualifications in procurement or a related field would be advantageous.

Reporting Structure:
This role will report directly to the Head of Procurement and will operate with a high level of autonomy.

Contract Duration:
8 months, with potential for extension based on project needs and performance.

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on 00 353 1662 9120

Next Generation are specialists in Engineering, Data Science, Digital, Finance, IT Contract, IT Permanent, Life Sciences, Supply Chain, Procurement and Operations

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