Senior Procurement Manager

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
West Midlands
£60000 - £61000 per annum
16 Sep 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Senior Procurement Manager will be responsible for maximising the value of Procurement by implementing new supplier contracts while ensuring service continuity and delivering ongoing value and savings in line with the Procurement Policy. This role reports in to the Head of Procurement Business Energy & Service and is responsible for managing a small team of Procurement Managers and/or Procurement Advisers.

Client Details

Michael Page Indirect Procurement are delighted to be working with this Leading Business Services Organisation who are based in the West Midlands.


The successful applicant will be responsible working closely with other support functions and the wider Procurement team to ensure:

  • Identifying and delivering value (including bottom line savings) on an ongoing basis and to meet specific in-year targets
  • Engaging with internal customers to understand their specific requirements linked to end customer commitments
  • Managing those suppliers who deliver services that are specific to the Business Unit and sourcing new suppliers who are best able to meet the needs of the Business; ensuring best value, fitness for purpose, risk reduction and a quality service to the end customer
  • Identifying opportunities to deliver value by aligning with our Category approach and managing the successful delivery and transparent reporting of deliverables
  • Localised & Divisional Procurement needs are aligned to a Category approach wherever possible
  • Supplier Framework Agreements and Contracts are used and publicised across the business to ensure all colleagues know who to buy from and how much to pay
  • Driving innovation and streamlining procurement processes and procedures
  • Exceeding sustainability commitments


The successful applicant will have the following competencies:

  • Significant experience in a Senior Procurement role
  • Previous experience in a line management role
  • CIPS, or working towards (or equivalent) / relevant degree
  • Experience of Stakeholder Management and Influencing skills
  • Recent experience in Services and / or Facilities Management

Job Offer

This role offers up to £60,000 + Benefits

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