Role details

Procurement Director

West Midlands   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Excellent opportunity for an exisiting or aspirational Procurement Director
  • Fast paced organisation requires Porcurement Director to oversee function

About Our Client

This successful West Midlands based organisation with an excellent reputation in their field are industrial specialist suppliers into the manufacturing, construction and automotive sectors.

Cash rich with with an enviable order book, balance sheet and bottom line they are privately owned and therefore able to make decisions quickly allowing a them to be nimble and flexible to their customers demands.

Job Description

Whilst not exhaustive the successful Procurement Director will have accountability for:

  • A spend portfolio of circa £35million
  • Managing and developing a team of 5 purchasing professionals
  • Ensuring a continuity of supply to customers
  • Assume responsibility for all commercial / procurement decision making
  • Report directly into the CEO and work collaboratively with suppliers
  • In conjunction with the Operations team manage the inventory holding (30,000+ SKUs) and increase stock turns
  • Form collaborative and mutually beneficial relationships with suppliers

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will ideally meet the following criteria:

  • MCIPS qualified
  • Demonstrable LCC Sourcing
  • Exceptional stakeholder engagement and influencing capability
  • Be a Supplier relationship management expert
  • Be financially astute and aware of currency and commodity markets
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Currently be a Procurement Director or looking to take that next step in your career
  • Ideally be West Midlands located, or cklose by

What's on Offer

Basic salary £60,000-£80,000 DOE + car, bonus, pension and private health-care

Apply for this job

Click the Apply or LinkedIn button below or contact Robert Turner on +44 121 230 9358 quoting job reference 13737808
As you are using an Apple iOS device we are unable to offer you the CV upload function. Please apply with your Linkedin profile below or contact Robert Turner on +44 121 230 9358 quoting job reference 13737808