Strategic Procurement Manager

Macildowie Associates.
Up to £45000.00 per annum
12 Oct 2018
27 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Buyer/ Senior Buyer /Purchasing / Purchasing Manager / Procurement / Procurement Manager / Category Manager

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within an established business in the construction sector. This thriving organising are currently searching for a Strategic Purchasing Manager to join their team.

You would be working mainly autonomously but in close collaboration with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure the proactive and effective end-to-end management of all procurement and commercial requirements for assigned spend categories.

Key responsibilities
-Create a procurement strategy and execution plan including spend, market and supplier analysis/segmentation -strategy and plans to be reviewed and refreshed annually
-Build strong long-term relationships with suppliers and stake-holders
-Ability to liaise and work competently with other departments
-Add value through both performance and savings
-Manage supplier tendering and selection
-Ensure targets are met both individually and for the department
-Alongside maintenance management, improve the physical working layout and operating procedures
-Monitor and resolve all stock and inventory queries and/or discrepancies

The successful candidate
-Experienced with procurement and purchasing processes
-Confident with supplier sourcing and negotiation
-The ability to engage with and influence colleagues across all levels of seniority
-An engineering background or strong experience in an engineering environment
-Have a 'can do' attitude and be willing to go 'the extra mile' for achieve the desired outcome
-Demonstrate positivity and professionalism at all times
-Ability to consistently work to and deliver to agreed timescales

The Successful candidate will be offered a Salary package of £45,000 and a company car.

So if you're passionate about strategic procurement, keen to get stuck into a purchasing challenge, and looking for your next opportunity get in touch!

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