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Procurement Manager

Published 22 May 2024
£400.00 - £700.00 per day
Job Starts: 22nd May 2024

Job Description

Interim Procurement Manager

Contract Duration: 4 Months

Working Hours: 9 AM - 5 PM (1-hour lunch break)

Work Arrangement: 1-2 days in the office, remainder from home

Location: Leicestershire

Day Rate: Negotiable

Role Overview:

We are currently working with a fantastic client who has doubled in growth recently and is seeking an experienced Interim Procurement Manager for a 4-month contract.
This role involves managing and optimising procurement processes, particularly with a focus on technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage Request for Pricing (RFP) processes, including collation, review, and feedback.
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers and vendors.
  • Conduct supplier management activities, including ISO audits and contract renewals.
  • Oversee supplier on-boarding processes and improve their robustness.
  • Handle procurement of technology-related items such as software packages, licences, hardware.
  • Ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements in all procurement activities.
  • Collaborate with finance to monitor and ensure budgeted project spending.
  • Research and evaluate new suppliers to align with company needs and values.
  • Review performance of existing suppliers to ensure continued compliance and performance.

Key Skills and Competencies:

  • Extensive experience in procurement processes (RFI, RFP, contract drafting, negotiation, and supplier management).
  • Proven experience in identifying, reporting, and mitigating third-party risks.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills.
  • Experience in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


  • Open plan working environment with hot desking.
  • Exciting meeting rooms/office space decorations.
  • On-site gym.
  • Canteen with free breakfast.
  • Games space!
  • On-site prayer room.
  • On-site library.

Application Process:
If you're a proactive and driven professional with a passion for procurement and technology we want to hear from you! Please provide your most recent CV to apply. If you have any questions you can email or

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