Base Location: Glasgow | Perth | Reading | Dublin
Salary: £40658 - £49626 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.
Working Pattern: Permanent Contract | Full Time | Flexible working options available
What is the Role?
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Strategic Procurement Officer (SPO) to work within the Corporate category team at SSE, which is responsible for sourcing and managing a wide variety of goods and services across all businesses and corporate functions in SSE. This is a great opportunity if you are seeking a dynamic environment where you will play a key role in the transformation and development of the Indirect spend categories such as Fleet, Plant & Travel, Property & Facilities Management, Customer Services, Marketing and Financial Services.
As Strategic Procurement Officer (SPO) you will be responsible for:
What do I need?
To be successful in this role, you will ideally be an experienced procurement professional who has been involved with delivering cross-business sourcing activities. A track record of relevant procurement knowledge across some ‘indirect’ category areas would be preferred, as well as having experience of using various forms of contract and the associated terms.
To be considered for this role, you will, ideally:
About our Business
At SSE, we own more than 500 property assets and several thousand land assets, which are located across the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland. Our Procurement & Commercial, Property and Facilities Management teams are responsible for helping the business to procure services and materials in a timely and cost-effective way, and for ensuring SSE offers a safe, modern, fit-for-purpose property portfolio. We work right across the SSE Group, ensuring our businesses gets the best possible service and value from our supplier network, as well as ensuring all service providers are compliant and continue to meet contractual obligations and business need.
What’s in it for you?
An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.
As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for ‘Inclusion & Diversity at SSE’ to find out more.
All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.
If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact email@example.com / 01738 344763.
EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.
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