Procurement Project Manager

Manchester Permanent £50,000 - £55,000
  • Exciting opportunity to work with a National business
  • Great level of growth over the past 40 years

About Our Client

An established business with over 40years experience and one of the largest transportation operators in the UK with services across the country.

Job Description

  • Support the Head of Procurement and Category Managers to define, implement and deliver a strategic plan for projects.
  • Deliver end to end procurement cycle from sourcing to contract drafting.
  • Full control of all spend in allocated categories, securing best value.
  • Analyse overall category performance, providing MI to the Procurement Team and Business Leaders.
  • Build strong relationships with suppliers to effectively manage contracts and performance inline with Business needs.
  • Manage corporate risk in relation to procurement and supplier activity.
  • Manage and influence key internal stakeholders across the business.
  • Provide primary point of contact for senior business leaders for issues related to allocated projects.
  • Apply SRM framework including assessment of supplier performance and strong supply chain governance.

The Successful Applicant

  • Proven track record of managing procurement change and transformation projects in a large multi site business. Implementing and embedding strategy, policies and processes.
  • Experience of one or more of the following categories - Technology, IT, Business Systems, Software & Hardware.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects at one time and manage expectations of different stakeholders across several projects.
  • Understanding of corporate policies and processes.
  • Commercially focused with evidence of maximising value for money and cost reduction.
  • Contact and supplier management experience, including a strong commercial focus and robust negotiation skills.
  • Project Management experience.

What's on Offer

Upto £40000, excellent benefits and remote working available.

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