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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15426548
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1812-420895
  • Posted on:11-FEB-2019
  • Salary:EUR 50,000 - 55,000
  • Job type:PERMANENT


Cpl is seeking a Procurement Specialist to join a leading Irish company in financial services based in Dublin.

Great opportunity to progress your career joining a team dedicated to procurement and operational excellence.


  • Provide superior customer service, provide support in tendering, RFP process, negotiations, contracting and vendor management
  • Develop procurement strategies with internal stakeholders
  • Work with the business through the supplier selection process ensuring that suppliers have the capability to meet the client needs for high service standards, efficient executions and competitive rates
  • Manage the commercial negotiations of contracts with third parties, cost savings and value focused
  • Conducting Contract Reviews and supplier landscape initiatives to ensure the company has oversight of third party relationship
  • Working with and leverage off legal resources for contracting and to ensure skills development and learning is continuous
  • Ensure regular review and maintenance on all procurement and SRM related objectives to business units
  • Working with colleagues senior management to identify opportunities for improved efficiency and effectiveness, supporting the management team to develop and implement efficiency and productivity metrics for core work processes
  • Contribute to the development of best-in-class procurement and third party management methodology and associated tools to support the delivery of initiatives.
  • Managing and issuing communications, guidelines, maintaining internal webpage etc.
  • Determining and implementing operational standard and SLAs etc.
  • Run internal projects of work including audits, technology development, policy and procedure updates etc.
  • Monitor and report progress to ensure all initiatives deliver benefits and meet/exceed business case expectations.
  • Assist with project governance, infrastructure and stakeholder management to optimise the delivery of Procurement’s Operational Excellence and Group Finance objectives.

  • 3rd Level Degree desirable or equivalent professional certification - A qualification in Procurement, Legal, Risk Management or Project Management is not essential but desirable
  • 3+ years’ experience in Procurement, Legal, Project Management, Business Analysts, or Operations Team Leader or Procurement Subject Matter Expert
  • Experience in support and administration processes, tendering and contracting, negotiations and working closely with internal and external stakeholders
  • Knowledge of contracts, legal documentation and financial services is an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organisational skills
*Excellent salary and package on offer

For more details please call Tim Clifford in the strictest of confidence on 016146095 or send your cv to

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