Procurement Manager - Space

Job Description

Are you an experienced Procurement professional with experience in the space industry?

Do you want to join a global organisation who are at the forefront of technology in the satellite industry?

As Procurement Manager you will be rewarded with a generous salary etc, and be responsible for the:

  • Supporting procurement activities across global geographical domains and business areas
  • Drafting and reviewing procurement and commercial documents (SOW, Contract, NDA, RFQ / RFP, etc.)
  • Supporting preparation of technical documentation such as supplier specifications
  • Leading or supporting negotiations with potential suppliers  
  • Drafting and issuing procurement contracts in support of supply chain activities
  • Managing suppliers from award of contract through to delivery, acceptance, and completion of warranty
  • Ensuring successful export control of procurements to final destination, including compliance with country of origin export control processes


To be considered for the Procurement Manager you will need to:

  • Have previous experience in  engineering procurement in the space industry
  • Be educated to MSc/BSc level in relevant discipline
  • Have experience with the generation and reviewing of commercial documents (SOW, Contract, NDA, etc.)
  • Have strong knowledge of Export controls in Europe and US
  • Have excellent communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Be a strong team player, with a can do ‘attitude’
  • Be able to operate effectively under ITAR and TAA requirements
  • Have good knowledge of ESA / Space Agency procurement processes



Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.