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Procurement Officer


£25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension, 5 days per week


Sector: Power

Posted: 24/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23485_1698139460

Procurement Officer
Immediate start
Location - Suffolk
Fixed term contract for 12 months

The role
We are currently recruiting for a Procurement Officer to join the EPC Contractor on a new build Open Cycle Gas Turbine project based in Eye, Suffolk.

Role responsibilities:

  • Responsible for purchase order placements.
  • Supporting the procurement lead with procurement document management, including authorizations, control, and retention.
  • Manage invoice queries in collaboration with the accounts department.
  • Provide procurement support by updating, and sourcing supplier information, improving the delivery and costs of supply.
  • Responsible for goods inwards process and payment certificates.
  • Communicate and collaborate with suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Support the development of the supply chain by liaising with internal and external stakeholders, mitigating business risk and exploring new opportunities.

Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Qualifications: GCSE / NVQ Level 2 (subjects English, Maths, and IT).
  • Reporting and recording of information both verbal and numerical.
  • Create and manage databases.
  • MS Office competent.
  • Maintenance of spreadsheets, files, records, and data.
  • Interpretation, allocation and posting of accounting data.
  • Reporting and letter preparation


  • Good organisational skills and deadline driven.
  • Knowledge on UK operating standards.
  • Experience with procurement systems & processes.
  • Handling confidential information and be business aware.

If you are interested in this Fixed Term Contract opportunity then please contact Joshua Haile on or on 07488822882

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