Project Procurement Specialist

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    Plymouth, Devon

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    11 months ago

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Job Title: Project Procurement Specialist

Location: Devonport, Plymouth

£35,000 - £43,000

REF: SF27083

About the role

Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit a Project Procurement Specialist.

The Submarine Supply Chain Team forms part of the Procurement and Supply Chain function in Naval Nuclear. Based in Submarines, the team manages the Submarine Supply Chain requirements including material procurement, equipment overhaul and repair to ensure availability to support the Submarine programmes.

The primary place of work is Devonport in Plymouth.

Main Purpose of Role

Reporting to the Project Procurement Manager the Project Procurement Specialist will have accountability, within a defined scope of materials and/or subcontract services, for the Submarine Supply chain design, execution, and performance for a Business Unit's project(s).

  • Establishing project requirements, including those driven by the future bid pipeline.
  • Design and engagement of a supply chain that meets project requirements.
  • Supporting the delivery of project objectives through the rigorous management of contract and supplier performance
  • Assuring Supplier Performance to time, cost and quality for contract requirements against scope of supplier responsibility.
  • The Project Procurement Specialist will have responsibility for typically £10m expenditure within the project(s) scope.

What do I need to do the role?

  • MCIPS or working towards
  • Experience of a sourcing materials / parts / consumables / or services
  • Supplier management experience
  • IT Literate and good keyboard skills.
  • High excel proficiency
  • Sound knowledge of Procurement and Supply Chain Management processes

What else do I need to know?

  • The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

We'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 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.