Buyer / P2P Specialist opportunity with an established and highly successful Financial Services PLC. You will be based in the company’s accessible and modern offices on the South Coast. The role offers an environment where your hard work will be rewarded and a culture that is supportive, offering you the opportunity to drive forward your career.
In this role you will play a crucial part in the successful management of the Company’s Procure to Pay System (P2P) and the necessity to have a purchase order (PO) prior to payment within agreed criteria.
The Role: You will contribute towards the development, design, administration, support and business functions required to ensure maximum value from the P2P system, whilst minimising spend and control risk and comply, regulatory requirements and the company ethical codes of practice. You will provide key SME knowledge around the Oracle I Procurement system (or other similar P2P systems) and provide training and ongoing management of the GPSM elements of I Procurement.
As well as producing specific I Procurement reporting you will also generate, manage and publish various other BU and GPSM reporting and statistics as well as develop P2P to grow catalogue coverage as well as BU self-service where possible.
The role will also be required to cover some tactical procurement and buyer activities – sourcing / negotiation etc. as well as managing some other procurement tools / suppliers such as DocuSign.
Buyer / P2P Specialist Skills and Experience.
Good awareness/experience of modern P2P Systems - Oracle I Proc desired but not essential
Good awareness/experience of Procurement processes & a desire to develop within a Procurement team.
Team player / Collaborative
Structured and organised but flexible to cope with business requirements
Innovative and with a desire to drive changes and improvements
Good communication and presentation skills
This is a great company to work for, where the culture supports you in your development and what you can achieve; they will help you thrive in an environment where you’ll be supported in your career ambitions.