Labour and Services Sourcing Specialist

  • Location
    Barry, The Vale Of Glamorgan
  • Salary
    £ 17.76 - £ 18.76 / Hourly
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference

Adecco are currently looking for a Labour and Services Sourcing Specialist to join our client and onsite team based in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan.


� Full time position, contract until July 2022 minimum.

� Weekly pay

� Hour rate of up to £18.76 per hour

� EAP (Employment Assistance Program)

� Adecco benefits (online portal for discounts)

� Onsite parking

� Paid DBS and medical (required to undertake if successful)

� Ongoing training and support

� 33 days holiday per year (25 days plus 8 bank holidays)

� Adecco onsite team - for ongoing support onsite should you need it

This role sources and manages a portfolio within the Labour and Services area including Mechanical, Insulation, Scaffolding, Electrical and Instrumentation, and other services to support the site.

Responsibilities / Duties

*Manages a portfolio of services to improve the companies cost position and supply security in the market through application of the strategic sourcing process.

*Utilizes business acumen and analytics to drive value from the market and influence stakeholders.

*Responsible for the negotiation, execution and implementation of commercial agreements and related work processes in accordance with the strategies within the commercial area and/or geography.

*Develops knowledge of the supply market and suppliers. Conducts Strategic Sourcing Projects including market analysis and the development of short and mid-term strategies.

*Works with functional and business partners to understand business requirements and align sourcing strategy and implementation plans.

*Negotiates pricing, payment and delivery terms for contracts and executes the agreements.

*Manage Supplier Relationships including the commercial relationship. Monitors supplier performance against key performance indicators and effectively manage quality service / product performance issues with suppliers.

*Selects and evaluates Suppliers and assists with the prequalification and site access processes related to on-site engagement

*Display leadership, great teamwork and communication skills with business partners and the global, regional and local procurement team

*Demonstrated ability to solve supply, price and logistics issues under pressure with competing priorities.

*Understands and practices appropriate work process governance and compliance.

Skills & knowledge

*Bachelors Degree or equivelent (Business preferred or Engineering).

* Relevant experience preferred.

Requires working knowledge and experience in own job discipline and broadens capabilities.

*Continues to build knowledge of the company, processes and customers.

*Performs a range of assignments related to job discipline.

*Uses prescribed guidelines or policies in analyzing situations.

*Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction.

*Strong written and oral communications skills.

*Demonstrated analytical skills, ability to work with large amounts of data.

*Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage.

*Demonstrated skills in negotiation or influencing the decision making process.

*Demonstrated skills in project management.

*Proven ability to solve problems and think strategically.

*Ability to work across regions and functions.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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