Procurement Manager (Indirects)

West Midlands Permanent £45,000 - £55,000
  • True end to end procurement role
  • Join an organisation that puts real value in procurement

About Our Client

Large, multinational organisation

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Procurement Manager (Indirects) will be:-

  • Develop and implement commercial sourcing strategies of GNFR expenditure delivering VfM and cost reduction across multiple categories, sectors and clients
  • Ensure suitable ongoing contractual coverage for key services and goods eliminating risk of supply
  • Lead where required, strategic sourcing activities for the organisation and clients
  • Review and negotiate Contract terms and documents managing approval through to signatory.
  • Support commercial account and contract teams to ensure contractual obligations are aligned throughout the supply chain and with engagement and presentations to clients when required.
  • Manage key supplier relationships for long-term strategic partnering
  • Support internal stakeholders with key supplier performance reviews to help build business capability.
  • Develop and implement suitable cost evaluation tools to support Finance
  • Implement procurement policies, processes and procedures to help protect and advance the business.
  • Provide an expert point of contact for internal stakeholders at all levels up to Board
  • Manage change by effective procurement leadership through utilisation of the organisation's principles
  • Deputise for Head of Procurement when required

The Successful Applicant

The successful Procurement Manager (Indirects) will have:-

  • MCIPS qualification (Desirable)
  • Previous experience of multiple category sourcing, preferably within a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong understanding of standard contractual terms and conditions to mitigate legal and commercial risk
  • Track record of delivering significant savings and innovative sourcing solutions.
  • Collaborative, personable, a strong communicator, able to influence at a senior management level
  • Strong planning, organising and time management skills - able to balance priorities, work to deadlines, and under pressure
  • Customer focus - taking accountability for proactively resolving issues
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation and to adapt communication style to get the best outcome

What's on Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 + car allowance

Lewis Thompson
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Lewis Thompson
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