You are a team player with great communication skills. You are commercially focused and will harness these skills in conjunction with your top class negotiations skills when liaising with stakeholders. You are able to work with a variety of different stakeholders. You may also have some experience of using oracle and Bravo.
Primarily in Milton Keynes. However, there is scope for placements to take place across the country
You’ll carry out rotational placements in different commercial and procurement teams within one of our Route teams. You’ll have the opportunity to work on important procurement projects. Previous graduates have worked on contracts ranging from £50,000 to £10,000,000. You could be agreeing and evaluating contracts against tender specifications. Negotiating with suppliers including pricing, contract and payment considerations. You will learn about the complete end to end procurement process and play an active role through each stage.
Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Level 4 gained.
Graduates on the contracts and procurement route usually progress to roles such as; Assistant Procurement Manager, Procurement Manager or Commercial Manager.
The scheme offers a unique insight into how a government funded organisation works. The contracts and procurement function is responsible for the sourcing and purchasing of all goods, works and services for Network Rail. You’ll learn how to source, procure and deliver to internal and external customers across England, Scotland and Wales