Procurement Manager


Location: South East - Central London

Type: Permanent

Job Ref: DC2539

Closing Date: 21/03/2019

Job Description

REF                 DC2539

ROLE              Procurement Manager

Salary             Competitive Basic, Bonus and Package

Location         Central London based

We are seeking an experienced Procurement professional to work in the team reporting to the CPO of a rapidly developing £1bn turnover services business. Suitable candidates will be well motivated, educated and have a professional qualification and be experienced Procurement/ Category Managers from private sector businesses. Excellent opportunities for professional development and advancement are available for the right people with an innovative and collaborative approach.

Skill Requirements include;

  • Understand sources of competitive advantage; low cost, sources of differential advantage such as innovation, product/service range, brand image and customer care

  • Business partnering skills to ensure the procurement function supports the achievement of the organisation's competitive advantage.

  • Drive value through effective supply chain management by:

  • Reducing prices and total costs

  • Improving quality

  • Reducing time to market and achieving deliveries to required timescales

  • Encouraging innovation

  • Reducing risk and supply chain vulnerability

  • Promoting sustainable procurement

  • Drive streamlining of the supply base to create positive commercial outcomes for cost, efficiency and revenue for both parties

  • Understand collaborative and competitive strategies for improving supply chain management

  • Identify and mitigate risks that can impact on the supply chain and work with stakeholders to manage risks

If you feel that you have the relevant skills and experience then please apply with your CV and current

remuneration package quoting reference DC2539

Alternatively please call for a confidential discussion on 01423 900804

Please note that all suitable applicants will be contacted with 21 days

Benefits

Competitive Basic, Bonus and Package