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Group Procurement Manager

Salary £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance
Location Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00041909
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

Group Procurement Manager
Leicester (city centre)
up to £45k

I am currently supporting a leading FM business on a retained basis in order to recruit a couple of indirect procurement professionals to strengthen their existing team.

Are you able to multitask and prioritise a multitude of stakeholders whilst delivering in line with expectations?
Do you have FM or wider indirect procurement experience?
Do you take pride in delivering results to your end customer?
Are you liking for a new job for the new year?

If you answered yes to the above, I would be keen to hear from you.

Role Outline

A key focus of this role is to manage both Private and Public Sector Procurement teams to ensure effective and cohesive Procurement support to both internal stakeholders and the end customer. The Group Procurement Manager will also deputise for and support the Head of Procurement, driving performance against key performance indicators for savings, contract compliance and supplier rationalisation.

Manage group wide tendering, sourcing and negotiation activity
Develop a strong understanding of the supply base and supplier capability
Ongoing management of supplier performance and auctioning/Improving accordingly
Internal and external stakeholder management, influencing and delivery
Line management and coaching/development of the team
Continually look for ways to improve the supply chain function and end delivery
Deputise for the Head of Procurement

Experience required
Strong management and leadership skills to actively manage, motivate and develop staff
Strategic thinker
Experience of hard and soft service procurement within private and public sectors
Considerable personal and professional integrity
Highly driven to deliver results against own objectives and that of the wider Procurement and Supply Chain team
Team player
Excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills
Flexible attitude to changes in workload and ability to effectively prioritise own work and that of a team

Having recently moved into renovated offices in the city centre my client offer a pleasant and accessible working environment. I will be contacting suitable applicants between the 2nd-5th of Jan in order to shortlist for the positions with my client on the Friday (6th)

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