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Procurement Specialist

Job Title: Procurement Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: JC/PS-D-18112019_1574098282
Contact Name: Jack Cai
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Procurement Specialist (Telecoms) - Dublin - Permanent role

  • International Telecommunications Company based in Dublin require a Procurement Specialist on a permanent basis.
  • Great working environment with career progression opportunities.

The role:

  • Organise and participate in the key project purchasing programme including selection and management of suppliers within Ireland.
  • Key area of focus will be building long term relationships with suppliers in alignment with regional procurement strategy.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for organising and participating in the selection and management of suppliers within Ireland.
  • In charge of a sizeable volume or key project purchasing programme.
  • Able to build long-term and stable partnership relationships with key suppliers according to headquarters'/ region's procurement strategies, in order to maintain continuity of supply, to reduce the synthetic cost of procurement, and to obtain competitive advantage in the procurement area.
  • Analyse procurement demand and the market, to achieve objectives of procurement cost control and lower general cost of procurement according to headquarter / region's strategies.
  • Own the Partner Management remit, ensuring Partners remain committed, flexible and agile to the evolving needs of the relevant Project teams.
  • Sourcing new suppliers and build up the cost benchmark database
  • Procurement documentation management (document check, archive and delivery)

Key requirements:

  • A proven track record of negotiating Engineering Project tenders to a satisfactory outcome
  • Excellent procurement tool kit (familiarity with running RFI / RFQ processes)
  • Proactive, can-do work attitude
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Bachelor's Degree would be highly desirable
  • A knowledge of the supplier base for Wireless Installation projects
  • Strong office system skills (Office, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
  • Able to adapt & work in a fast-paced environment

Please apply via this site in the first instance or send a CV with covering note over to me at

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