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Procurement Engineer

  • Location: Blackburn
  • Salary: £21 - £27.79 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 16 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82540_1717487775

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Procurement Engineer in Samlesbury

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Procurement Engineer to add to their talented, hardworking team in Samlesbury on an initial 6 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £27.79 per hour travel per hour inside IR35 / Umbrella

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role:

  • Raising Request for Quotations (RFQs) and Request for Information (RFI)s and chasing in responses from Suppliers
  • Negotiating prices with supplers
  • Working closely with te Performance Procurement team
  • Working closely with the bid campaign team to achieve acceptable pricing
  • Manage supplier relationships
  • Liasing with internal stakeholders to chase dependencies
  • Supporting the Value Procurement Team with administrative activities


§ Proficient in Microsoft Applications

§ Understanding of procurement capabilities

§ Understanding of sub-contract management

§ Strong communicator who can interact with diverse groups across organisational levels

§ Evidence of working in a team


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Work on long term contracts
  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company
  • Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Procurement Engineer please send your CV to Stella Grundy