We’re looking for a Procurement Assistant to join our Procurement team in a fast-paced, multi-functional role that will challenge you and take you out of your comfort zone.
You will be assisting the Procurement Advisor with the sourcing activities, negotiation and strategic selection of goods and services, as well as assisting with the day to day running of the Procurement Team leading to taking ownership of some elements of the Procurement function. This will involve liaising with all departments within the business, across all group entities.
What this role involves…
- Sourcing activities, negotiation and strategic selection of goods and services
- Liaising with all departments in the business, acting as the central escalation point for all new purchase requests and support renewals
- Processing purchase orders ensuring correct coding, cost allocation and approval chases prior to issuing to supplier
- Identifying, researching and resolving any problems relating to Purchasing issues
- Building of relationships with vendors to ensure we obtain best price, delivery times and service
- System Management to include verifying, inputting and maintaining vendor data
- Contract management for clients and vendors
- Assisting with monthly reporting
What we’ll need you to bring…
- Strong IT Skills in MS Excel, MS Word, Outlook etc
- A willingness and enthusiasm to learn
- Strong communication skills, verbal and written
- Organisation and time management skills
What we’ll give you in return…
- A broad remit and the chance to get your hands on some incredible tech
- The chance to work closely with some amazingly talented people
- Unrivalled personal growth and a clear path for development
- Respect for your ideas and acknowledgement for a job well-done
- A flexible approach to your job and a great work/life balance
- A friendly, welcoming culture and a great social calendar.
Located in the Science Park, within the main Campus of York University (YO10). Piksel’s European head office is home to some of the most innovative video streaming technologies on the Planet. We deliver successful, cutting edge technology solutions to clients of all sizes from a variety of industries. For almost 20 years, we’ve been a highly trusted business partner, creating innovative solutions that drive revenue, reduce costs and improve services.
We work collaboratively across the globe, from York, London, Atlanta, Malaga, Paris and Milan. Piksel is a true powerhouse in the video streaming technology sector and the kind of company where you can really broaden your horizons.
In a time where consumers can stream content from anywhere, at any time, on any device - we create and power the platforms that the World is watching.
Just so you know, we're proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.