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Procurement Legal Specialist

Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum

Location: Leeds

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: 19/12/2019

Job Ref: 123103941

Procurement Legal Specialist

Salary: Up to £40k DOE

Location: Leeds

Would you like to join a highly reputable professional services organisation and be part of a highly successful procurement function? We are currently seeking a motivated and commercially astute Procurement Legal Specialist to play a critical role in a global team across a wide range of categories.

As the Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for contract drafting, interrogation and negotiation activities to support the activities of the wider procurement function. You will form part of a team consisting of general procurement, contract management, surcing and administration but due to your role you will be involved in all categories across supplier contract negotiation and award and also renewals.

Responsibilities will include (but not limited to);

Working with the Procurement team to negotiate contractual terms and drafting and reviewing the necessary agreements

Be the commercial/legal soundboard for all supplier agreements across the organisation

Build and maintain effective relationships externally and internally.

Work with the wider business to ensure value add services are considered.

Involvement in supplier relationship management from a contractual perspective

Working with key stakeholders across the business to determine needs and risks allowing you to effectively draft contracts and agreements that ensure value and mitigate risk.

Experience needed;

2+ years of contract management/procurement experience in a commercially driven environment.

Demonstrate the ability to draft and negotiate commercial contracts of varying degrees of complexity and value

Proven ability to challenge and influence senior stakeholders

Strong communication skills and the ability to demonstrate commercial acumen

Have an analytical and holistic approach where necessary

Team Player with good organisation


Legal Degree or Procurement Qualification

Experience of working in a Professional Services environment

Sound like you? For more information on this role, please contact Phil Bloomer at Procurement People by clicking the apply now button and submitting your CV.


Philip Bloomer

Senior Consultant

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