Procurement Manager Mat contract

Focus Resourcing
45000.00 - 46000.00 GBP Annual
19 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

Our established client is looking to recruit for an experienced Procurement Manager to cover a 12 month Maternity contract who will be responsible for designing, implementing and improving a sourcing strategy.

The role will be responsible for key strategic supplier selection and contract negotiations relating to a defined category area.

Key duties:

  • To deliver the procurement category strategy including sourcing activities which generate benefits and achieve financial savings targets through insight and analysis of category and subcategories areas.
  • Establish and lead cross-functional teams to manage the development and

Implementation of the procurement category strategy and agree category strategies with the Group Head of Procurement and other internal key stakeholders

  • Negotiate and manage contractual agreements with suppliers.
  • Manage and develop supplier relationships and ongoing negotiations.
  • Conducts supplier segmentation and develops, maintains and communicates a preferred supplier and approved list for their agreed categories.
  • Maintains an effective communication plan detailing stakeholder, supplier contacts, and supplier reviews, cross functional workshops.
  • Preparation of pre- tender and tender documents in conjunction with key stakeholders


Experience of working in a similar role within Procurement.

CIPS desirable although company will put through for the right candidate.

Strong negotiation skills

Strong Stakeholder management.

Company offer an excellent working environment with on going development and career progression.

Company Car or Car allowance GBP3,640 per year

20 days annual leave plus Christmas shutdown (3/4 days) and bank holidays

10% on target bonus, up to a maximum 20%

Company pension

Paid membership to professional bodies where relevant to role