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|Procurement Agent salaries - 10 salaries reported||£48,548/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£19,841/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£26,799/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£45,504/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£31,000/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£31,850/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£30,905/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£45,581/yr|
|Procurement Agent salaries - 1 salaries reported||£18,056/yr|
|Procurement Officer salaries - 25 salaries reported||£46,548/yr|
|Procurement Manager salaries - 19 salaries reported||£50,155/yr|
|Senior Procurement Officer salaries - 18 salaries reported||£74,160/yr|
|Procurement Manager salaries - 17 salaries reported||£71,582/yr|
|Procurement Manager salaries - 17 salaries reported||£61,285/yr|
|Procurement Specialist salaries - 14 salaries reported||£64,478/yr|
|Procurement Specialist salaries - 13 salaries reported||£45,785/yr|
|Procurement Manager salaries - 13 salaries reported||£62,924/yr|
|Procurement Manager salaries - 13 salaries reported||£56,435/yr|
|Procurement Officer salaries - 12 salaries reported||£41,870/yr|
|Procurement Support Officer salaries - 12 salaries reported||£26,107/yr|
The average salary for a Procurement Agent is £41,936 per year in United Kingdom. Salaries estimates are based on 16 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Procurement Agent employees in United Kingdom.
The highest salary for a Procurement Agent in United Kingdom is £53,930 per year.
The lowest salary for a Procurement Agent in United Kingdom is £32,653 per year.
Procurement agents earn over the national average, with scope to earn close to six figures with seniority and experience. Their role also positions them well to move into senior management roles, including eventually titles like chief buyer, chief procurement officer, procurement director, or any other executive role relating to their field. Candidates may also make themselves competitive by specialising in a particular area such as information technology, or travel.
A procurement agent's career requires a solid understanding of your company's values and culture as well as excellent negotiation skills with suppliers. Gaining work experience within the industry will help you accelerate this process. Work on excellent communication skills too, and you’ll have a solid foundation for a successful procurement agent career. To develop technical expertise, you can pursue a Supply Chain Procurement Certificate offered by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS). In addition, a strong familiarity with procurement software, such as Sourcing and Procurement Suites, can enhance your earning potential as a procurement agent.
To begin the process of salary negotiation, search for procurement agent jobs in your area and take note of the pay each one offers. Use this information as leverage during your negotiation. If you have work experience as a procurement agent in a specific industry, you'll find it easier to negotiate a higher salary than those with experience in a different industry. Procurement certifications may also come in handy during the process.
In addition, when negotiating your salary, having a balanced approach between firm and flexible will help you. Make sure you prepare well with common procurement agent interview questions, too.
About 70.28% of Procurement Agent professionals feel satisfied with their salary, according to anonymous Glassdoor ratings. An additional £2,089 in potential pay per year, among other factors, can qualify the annual pay of a Procurement Agent in United Kingdom as a good salary.
Procurement Agent professionals in United Kingdom have a wide total pay range, between £26,099 and £67,706 depending on experience, with an estimated total pay of £41,936 following the average career path of a Procurement Agent.