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Procurement Officer | Bristol

Reference: POESUK_1667845448

The opportunity:

The Procurement Officer will be responsible for the effective creation, validation, and processing of Purchase Orders from demand/requisition through engagement with suppliers, securing quotations, agreeing terms and conditions in conjunction with Commercial/Programmes/Technical/Quality/Production Operations as required, securing order acceptance, progressing chasing and tracking of on time/to quality delivery performance.

What will you be doing:

As a Procurement Officer, you will be:

  • Working within the ESUK ERP system, management of the individual purchasing requirements from demand to receipt

  • Work collaboratively with other departments, such as programmes, bids, engineering, production operations and quality.

  • Supplier selection eg tenders, price lists/price breaks, frameworks, review of quotations

  • Identification of alternate or second sources, and monitoring of supplier risk and financial robustness

  • Flow down and confirmation of environmental regulations such as REACH, COSHH, WEEE and safety including storage and handling.

Skills for success:

  • Relevant experience in a buyer, purchasing or procurement role

  • Drive and energy to solve problems and work with new systems

  • Working within ERP System for Purchase Requisitions & Purchase Order processes

  • Running competitions and other supplier selection approaches

  • Progress chasing, record keeping and reporting.

We know that there is no such thing as perfection, and we don't want you to be put off from applying. If you are excited about the role have most of the skills or experience we are looking for, and feel you would be a good fit we would still love to hear from you.

What we look for:

Growth is in our DNA, we look for you to be collaborative and innovative.

What's in it for you:

Elbit Systems UK is at the forefront of technological innovation within our industry and as our presence grows in the UK, we want to recruit talented individuals to build a cohesive and diverse group on numerous projects.

Working together is central to our culture. We offer a total rewards package including support for flexible working and development with us. Some of the things you can expect from us are:

  • Flexitime and flexible working including holiday purchase

  • 25 days annual leave + UK bank holidays increasing with length of service

  • Secure your financial future with our pension package, life and critical care cover

  • Healthcare including employee assistance programme

  • Discounts, free gifts, wellbeing support and more through Perkbox

  • Make your money go further with salary sacrifice bikes, technology and electric vehicles

  • Professional membership fee covered

  • Family-friendly policies including enhanced family leave

  • Hybrid working. We are hybrid first for every role where that is possible, some of our roles are based with our clients, or have security classification restrictions. Where it is within our control roles are hybrid first

About Elbit:

Elbit Systems UK are a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company working on a range of technologies for both military and civilian applications. We are new to the UK but our global presence in over 17 countries and over $4B in sales has enabled us to rapidly grow, and we are looking for you to join us on that journey.

We have an open collaborative environment where people are encouraged and supported to bring their best. Respect and honesty are at our core and our ambitions are big.

It's fast paced, driven and creativity is at our core to achieve our best work. We're a trusted and progressive business and we help our people grow with us.

Please note: due to the nature of the work we carry out you will be required to obtain security clearance and therefore we are only able to consider those that have the right to work in the UK.

Join us in redefining the future.



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