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Procurement Manager (Rail/Signalling/Power)

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Posted: 21/04/2017
Reference: 751347
Job Type: Contract
Location: Swindon, Buckinghamshire, England (map)
Salary: £350- £350
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A major UK Rail Infrastructure organisation is seeking a Procurement Manager to be based in there Swindon office.About the role:

As Procurement Manager you will implement and monitor agreed strategies for commodity area including development of individual contracts and undertaking procurement, negotiation and contracting.

About the role / project:

  • Looking after and facilitating all procurement activity across the Signalling, Power and Communications portfolio
  • Procurement of goods as well as services
  • Issuing tenders
  • Providing post contract commercial management support
  • Targeting specific goods, services and/or suppliers to identify how improvements can be made in the procurement of these goods/services
  • Undertake regular contract management meetings with key stakeholders and suppliers

Your experience will include:

  • Previous experience working on rail in a project procurement role
  • MCIPS
  • Knowledge of EU legislation
  • Maintaining successful relationships with suppliers
  • Strong negotiation skills
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