Procurement Manager

Location Nottingham

Salary £60000 - £75000 per annum

Sector Supply Chain & Procurement

Job Type Permanent

Hours Full Time

Date Listed 20/07/2021

Reference AP-19197

Procurement Manager – Indirect - £60,000 - £75,000pa + Benefits

Chase & Holland and delighted to be working with our established and successful client who are looking to recruit for a Procurement Manager to join their team. The business has grown by over 50% is the last 3 years and are earmarked for further growth over the next 5 years. This is a new role within the business and presents an opportunity for an experienced procurement professional to set up and manage a procurement function across the business.

Reporting to the Senior Director, the post holder will play a strategically important role within the organisation to ensure outstanding procurement service delivery across the business.

Responsibilities of the Procurement Manager:

  • Implement procurement processes and policies, while managing internal stakeholder engagement over multiple business areas and locations
  • Develop a reliable supplier base as a source for innovative and efficient solutions
    • Working with various stakeholders across the business to determine requirements and sourcing the best products, services and suppliers
    • Assessing the risk profile of new suppliers including considering legislative, regulatory and compliance obligations
    • Taking the lead in tendering processes, evaluating bids and making recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors
    • Ensuring the best quality products and services are obtain for the best price in a timely manner
    • Managing a large annual spend
    • Be responsible for the development and maintenance of a supplier base that can generate competitive advantage
    • Support the development of and implementation of regional sourcing strategies for selected categories
    • Utilise spend analytics, sourcing management processes and tools to rationalise and select suppliers, manage supplier relationship as well as negotiate contract pricing, terms and conditions
    Hours: Full-time, Monday to Friday - Flexible

    Required Skills & Experience:
    • This is an integral role to the business and as such, the right person needs at least 5 years buying experience (ideally with strong indirect procurement)
    • The client needs someone who works cross-functionally in developing and executing sound sourcing strategies to select reliable suppliers
    • You’ll ideally be degree educated and someone who understands Indirect spends across the business
    • Be driven to deliver change
    • Have a collaborative can-do attitude
     Return You’ll Receive:
    • The opportunity to join a genuinely exciting and growing business
    • The chance to put your mark on implementing and managing a procurement function
    • Sponsored non work related personal development
    • Excellent remuneration package which includes private health care, a bonus and much more!
    If you are interested in finding out about this exciting Procurement Manager opportunity, please click apply now.

    Chase & Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Procurement & Supply Chain, Finance, HR, IT and Office Support recruitment and comfortably service Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire
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