• Supply Chain ECOSystem Procurement Specialist

    Posted Date 4 days ago(03/12/2019 20:41)
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  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


    We're looking for a forward thinking procurement professional to join our Strategic Pipeline Alliance (SPA) with Anglian Water, based in Peterborough. 


    SPA Overview

    What will I be doing?

    As the project procurement specialist, you will Support the establishment of an ecosystem aligned to SPA outcomes

    • Promote the continuous improvement of SPA’s supply chain ecosystem
    • Support supplier selection/procurement processes
    • Support market engagement activities
    • Contract preparation
    • Supplier relationship management, inc. performance management
    • Develop & implement category strategies and procurement plans that drive best value for SPA sourcing requirements.
    • Work with Pan-Alliance and Anglian Water procurement teams to optimise efficiency and value for money.

    This exciting role will be accountable for:

    • Procurement of allocated goods and services
    • Leading Sourcing Events
    • Eco-System Category Planning
    • Stakeholder Engagement
    • Supplier Performance Management

    About you

    You will be an experienced procurement professional with a proven track record of:

    • Delivering value for money
    • Implementing value-based decision making
    • Building collaborative supply chain relationships
    • Developing category and procurement strategies for requirements associated with building linear infrastructure assets

    Experienced in:

    • Procurement of goods and services within a regulated environment
    • Application of NEC3
    • Category Management and Procurement


    Final Statement

    We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  


    At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


    We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.


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