Are you a talented procurement professional seeking contract work? We can help you find the role to suit your skills and flexibility.
Our consultants have years of experience providing temporary recruitment solutions for in-house procurement teams, outsourced providers and consultancies. Because we recruit solely in the procurement sector, each of our consultants has a specialised knowledge and understanding of what it takes to succeed in this type of work.
Additionally, their familiarity with procurement networks gives them a distinct advantage over other consultants, meaning you’re more likely to secure the job you deserve.
Why choose a contracting procurement role?
Procurement is currently a highly competitive candidate driven market with companies showing an ever increasing demand for specific skill sets, including; marketing, human resources and facilities, as well as strategic and operational experience.
Many businesses, particularly within the financial services and commerce industries, now have more resources to invest in procurement roles, allowing them to source contract candidates for their increased number of projects and business growth.
Required skills and experience
The ability to demonstrate your practical procurement experience is vital, while negotiation, interpersonal and communication skills are key to enabling you to achieve the best price for your employer.
Desired qualifications include, though are not limited to:
- A bachelors degree in business
- A bachelors degree in finance
- An industry specific accreditation – such as a qualification from the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)
A qualification from the CIPS indicates to consultants and employers that you are a driven and ambitious procurement professional who is dedicated to staying up to date with changes within the industry.
Contract procurement roles with Portfolio
To find out more about our current contract procurement vacancies contact our team of consultants on 020 7650 3191 or alternatively, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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