Procurement and Supply Chain Specialist Location: Ruislip, London REF: SF26718About the role Here at Babcock International we are looking to recruit a Procurement and Supply Chain Specialist to work on a permanent basis from our regional Headquarters in Ruislip, London.Babcock's Land Sector spends in excess of £900m per annum on goods and services. Organised into 3 business units this role sits within the newly created Emergency Services and Training business and will principally support our London Fire Brigade contract. The Procurement and Supply Chain Specialist will be responsible for the successful management of all procurement and supply chain aspects of the London Fire Brigade asset replacement programme. This role will undertake detailed market assessment, manage the development of technical specifications, responsible for transparent sourcing, evaluation and selection processes and finally the delivery and integration phase.Major Activities / Accountabilities:To be responsible for the effective and efficient management of all LFB fleet Supply Chain needsResponsible for all aspects of the LFB asset replacement project, developing market analysis for future requirements, managing the generation of the technical specs, running the tender process, undertaking evaluation, contracting the solution, managing the delivery and hand over to the operational teamEstablish Contract / Framework agreements with suppliersSupport the delivery of sufficient levels of quality goods and services to sustain operational output within project budget.Undertake sourcing activity and establish framework agreementsSelect suppliers that are the right size and shape for the business requirement.What do I need to do the role?ExperienceMCIPS or working towards5+ Yrs Procurement ExperienceProject management capabilitySupplier management experienceIT Literate and good keyboard skills.High excel proficiencySound knowledge of Procurement and Supply Chain Management processes Qualifications:CIPS preferred; Degree or vocational experience; Full driving licence; Security Cleared (desirable) or ability to attainWe're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, flexible working and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.