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Beaumont Select
£50-55k + bonus + pension
Closing date
7 May 2024

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Specialist Area
Buyer, Category Manager, Procurement, Purchasing
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

We are partnering with a leading Blue-Chip Utilities/Energy client in transforming their strategic Procurement function with the hire of several Procurement Category Specialists

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a leading Blue Chip Utilities client for a number of multiple Procurement Category Specialists within their Construction/Infrastructure procurement team.

The opportunities have come about to support a number of key projects in enhancing their green energy offering and investing in long term growth of the team.

We are looking for experienced Procurement Specialists with category knowledge across the Construction, Infrastructure or Utilities sector. This is due to working on major energy projects, utilising NEC/JCT contracts, therefore a competent knowledge of these contracts will be desirable.

You will be working closely with the Category leads, to execute the category strategy across various category areas such as Batteries, Solar, Construction Services, Asset Management and Infrastructure. Taking responsibility for end-to-end management of category strategies and playing a part in the success of the team.

Experience required:

  • Direct procurement experience in various areas, such as EPC procurement, large construction projects with FIDIC or NEC Contracts, projects involving CHP, Peaker engines, BESS, or Solar installations, and manufacturing solar, BESS, or ancillary equipment.
  • Experience performing end-to-end Category Management activities.
  • Desirable certifications include MCIPS or ISM, though not mandatory.
  • Ability to translate stakeholder requirements and market dynamics into a clear category strategy.
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking, linking the category strategy to business needs.
  • Strong knowledge of navigating market dynamics and commercial awareness.
  • Competence in commercial negotiation and construction contract drafting (FIDIC, NEC, JCT, or similar).


Our client offers very flexible hybrid working with only 2/3 days office per month. They also have offices across London, Southeast, Midlands and Yorkshire, so are considering candidate Nationwide.

If you are looking for your next career move, and ready to step up into a procurement function that can offer a wealth of opportunity, then please do get in touch.

** These are all UK based roles and require eligibility to live and work in the UK **


Please use the site buttons to Apply.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please call Craig Gallagher or Jane Wallbank on +44 (0)1403 248448

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue-chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business


Beaumont Select is a specialist Procurement, Supply Chain & Vendor Management Recruitment Agency, we match talented Permanent and Interim Procurement Professionals with great jobs in many of the World's Leading Companies.

We have an enviable track record of matching highly talented Procurement and Supply Chain professionals with exceptional Procurement, Supply Chain & Vendor Management jobs in FTSE100/250, Fortune 500 and other major name organisations. We work with Clients and Candidates throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Our highly committed and experienced Consultancy Team has grown organically year on year, by providing a detailed, highly professional and personal approach, matching talent supply chain professionals to many of the best opportunities within the purchasing, supply chain and vendor management disciplines. This success has been built on the passion and determination of every single team member at Beaumont Select, in conjunction with innovative use of marketing & technology, attention to detail and above all a commitment to provide an outstanding Client and Candidate service.

We are Certified Members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are ISO9001:2015 Quality certified for the provision of permanent and interim recruitment solutions worldwide.

Whether you are looking for a new career challenge; need to source experienced procurement, supply chain or vendor management professionals, or want advice on the current recruitment market, the Beaumont Select team would like to speak to you.

Company info
01403 248 448
West Point
Springfield Road
West Sussex
RH12 2PD

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