Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
West Midlands
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum +
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Exciting Greenfield Opportunity Within The Logistics IndustryClient DetailsMichael Page Indirect Procurement are extremely excited to be working closely with a rapidly growing Logistics Organisation to find a Procurement Manager.DescriptionThe Procurement Manager will responsible for the following; Implementing a clear business plan and delivering against the targets agreedLeading all legal / contractual negotiations with suppliers to ensure that commercial propositions are secured upon the most favourable Terms & Conditions of businessEnsure contractual agreements are met in full by measuring & monitoring performance in terms of quality, cost, delivery and service, including stakeholder feedback Your commercial focus and continuous improvement mindset will support the business to drive cost from the operations and engage with supply partners to introduce new technology, innovation and ideas to deliver significant value to the business Strong supplier management is required for this role in order to ensure continuity of supply to the various business operationsYour ability to work closely with budget holders and key stakeholders to develop and deploy sourcing strategies within a transformational environment will form an integral part of this role. Profile The successful candidate will have the following core competencies;- An appropriate level of experience in purchasing / procurement - Needs to be highly motivated and possess strong interpersonal skills; be able to communicate effectively at all levels of the business - Ability to multi-task, manage multiple projects and stakeholders - Proven track record in negotiation and supply relationship management - Expert understanding of supply markets within the relevant category/activity- Knowledge in the Logistics industry desirable- Experience in a greenfield role desirable Job OfferThis role offers the successful candidate up to £60,000 + benefits