Procurement and Operations Manager

London Permanent £60,000 - £70,000
  • Diverse role across Procurement, Operations, Compliance and Project Management
  • Opportunity to drive change in a small organisation

About Our Client

A finance industry body for the UK private equity and venture capital industry, involved in representing the private equity industry to parliament, the European Commission, the media, regulatory and other statutory bodies at home, across Europe and around the world. They promote the industry to entrepreneurs and investors, as well as provide services and best practice standards to our members.

Job Description

  • Procurement/Operations Manager to oversee daily activities across Procurement, IT, digital project management, facilities, legal and regulatory compliance
  • Ultimately, this role will ensure their operations run smoothly and that they are productive
  • You will be involved in IT/ Digital, sourcing suppliers, contract drafting, negotiation and managing suppliers through the whole procurement process
  • You will also be involved in dealing with other factors such as sustainability, risk management and ethical issues
  • You should be a responsible leader with a methodical and analytical mind and have a broad knowledge of all areas. If you're also committed to productivity and compliance, that is ideal

The Successful Applicant

  • Proven experience as Procurement/Operations Manager or similar leadership role
  • Familiarity with a variety of business functions including HR, finance, supply chain and IT
  • Experience with implementing IT systems would be really useful
  • Knowledge of data analytics and reporting is needed
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and leadership ability
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • A team player that will be happy working in a relatively flat structured and agile team where everyone has to roll their sleeves up
  • Growth minded and works well under pressure, you will enjoy a fast-paced environment and delivering on requirements
  • Management experience
  • A skilled in prioritising, able to execute on multiple objectives at once while ensuring key milestones are reached in a timely manner
  • Experience in the Private Equity/Venture Capital Industry is advantageous but not essential
  • Degree or other relevant qualification would be useful

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to drive change and make an impact in a small organisation where your role is of critical importance
  • Strong salary and package
  • Collaborative environment with an inclusive culture
  • Strong flexible working
Daniel Barnes
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Daniel Barnes
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