04 Aug

Procurement Executive - £35000-£40000 - Leatherhead

Penguin Recruitment, Leatherhead, Surrey
Procurement Executive - £35000-£40000 - Leatherhead

Our client is one of Europe's leading Suppliers of IT Solutions and Services to the Private and Public Sector markets. Employing over 300 people worldwide, our client has cemented top-level relationships with global manufacturers including HPE, Dell, Cisco, Symantec and Microsoft to offer the most cutting-edge technology with client's budgets in mind.

The Procurement Executive will take charge of all purchasing/procurement/buyer activities from pricing and supplier negotiation, through to working closely with the warehouse and sales teams to ensure stock is delivered on time and orders fulfilled. The Purchasing Executive will build relationships across a range of tiered suppliers placing orders from £500 to £1,000,000.

The successful application must have an exceptional eye for detail, and the ability to negotiate and improve tight margins, backed up by sound commercial judgement and a common sense approach. Purchasing experience within IT software or hardware, or other relevant high volume low margin product is preferred. Experience of working with Cisco will be of special interest

Skills & Experience:
- Purchasing/Procurement/Buying experience as core part of your role - ideally 3 years minimum
- Enjoys working in a tight margin, fast moving industry where every £1 matters
- Ability to build trust and relationships
- Self motivated, enjoys working in a position of responsibility
- Understanding of IT software/hardware procurement (essential)

- £35000-£40000 starting salary
- Pension
- Life Insurance
- Structured Career path
- Free Parking

To apply please email a copy of your CV to (url removed) or alternatively call Nav Shoker on (phone number removed) for more information