Procurement Graduate - £23,000 per year - Pharmaceutical Company
Your new company
The Sourcing Excellence team are a key part of the Global Procurement organisation. We are responsible for managing all the suppliers who provide products and services to the company. Our team identifies suppliers who can best meet the requirements of our business. We prepare specifications, run tenders, negotiate, select and contract with suppliers. We provide this support across Europe, working in multiple languages covering all areas of the business.
Your new role
You will have an opportunity to work with colleagues in all the countries in the region and many areas of the business from Research to Marketing to Human Resources and beyond. You will learn about project management, the use of best in class procurement tools and applications and data analytics. You will develop an insight into how global strategies are developed, implemented and applied to regional and local requirements. You will work with suppliers across multiple countries providing you with a great opportunity to utilise your language skills in a real world environment.
What you'll need to succeed
This placement is ideally suited to a person with fluency in German, Spanish, Italian or French and an interest in supply chain. You must have strong analytical skills, excellent attention to detail, an inquisitive nature and the ability to deal with ambiguity. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
What you'll get in return
Salary £23K plus 25 days p.a.
Duration of placement minimum of 1 year
Commencement date 2nd September
What you need to do now
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