Procurement Specialist - Stock (approx.12mths)

  • Job Reference: 00023448-1
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Employer: FCC Environment
  • Location: Doncaster, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality

Job Description

Procurement Specialist - Stock (12 Month FTC)
Sidings Court, Doncaster

The Company

We are FCC Environment, one of the nation’s leading waste and resource management companies. Committed to sustainability, we strive to minimise the amount of waste that ends up in landfill by transforming it into valuable resources wherever possible.

We own and operate more than 200 recycling, treatment and disposal facilities and employ nearly 2,400 people across the UK.

We are now looking for a Procurement Specialist to join our team in Doncaster on a 12-month fixed-term contract.

The Benefits

- Competitive salary
- 25 days’ holiday per annum
- Company sick pay
- Pension scheme and life insurance
- Flexible benefits including high street savings, cycle to work scheme and Gymflex membership
- Access to an Employee Assistance Programme and the Best Doctors Service
- Peer-to-peer recognition scheme
- Training and development opportunities

This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated procurement professional with a background in commodities and project management to join our sector-leading company.

You will have the chance to build upon your specialist skills within our socially and environmentally responsible company as we play an important role in the UK’s fight against climate change.

What’s more, we offer a fantastic range of benefits to invest in your talent and potential and ensure you have a healthy work/life balance.

The Role

As a Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for the management of a complete data cleanse project on all stock items within our EFW (Electricity From Waste) facilities.

You will research and evaluate the system, ensuring an overall consistent approach and compliance with health and safety standards across the fleet.

Advising on stock management, you will engage with stakeholders, review data to identify efficiencies and seek development strategies for the improvement of the business.

Additionally, you will:

- Assist in the management of category buyers
- Provide support, advice and training
- Research the market to source suppliers
- Request and review quotations

About You

To be considered as a Procurement Specialist, you will need:

- A minimum of three years’ experience in procurement and contract management
- Experience of purchasing of commodities and project management
- Knowledge of best practice in procurement
- The ability to work independently and collaboratively
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Proficient in use of MS Office suite, particularly MS Excel
- At a minimum, A-Levels (or equivalent qualifications)

A CIPS qualification would be beneficial to your application.

Other organisations may call this role Procurement Executive, Purchasing Executive, Buyer, Supply Chain Analyst, Procurement Analyst, Commodities Buyer, Commodities Procurement Executive, or Commodities Purchasing Executive.

Webrecruit and FCC Environment are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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