Our client is a leading not for profit business based in the heart of Sheffield City Centre. This is easy commuting for anyone on the train network and sensible road links.
Working in a hybrid model the role requires 2 days on site as a minimum.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an advancing procurement professional that wants to take the lead of function head. The role requires a charismatic and confident individual to map the key stakeholders with in the business and define a new vision for the service to deliver VFM to it's clientele.
This role focuses on policy, governance and compliance strategy. Undertaking a spend analysis to establish a road map of improving the capture spend and it's management with a new Contract Database.
You will lead in category management initiatives 'if you see this appropriate', under take procurement projects with stakeholders, negotiating, mitigating risk and improving supplier management.
This is a great development opportunity in an evolving and establish a procurement function.
Typically this role would suit a category manager or senior procurement officer wanting to take the next step in their career. By having more emphasis on true strategy development.
Role and Responsibilities:
> Development and delivery of indirect category strategies (mainly corporate indirect including professional services, marketing and HR)
> Strategic sourcing
> Negotiating key commercial contracts
> Lead category and sourcing projects
> Contract tendering
> Liaising with key stakeholders
> Supplier management and engagement
> Risk Management
> Skilled and experienced indirect procurement/category specialist
> Strong procurement category management background
> Strategic sourcing experience
> Strong negotiator with contracting skills
> Collaborative style and approach Excellent stakeholder and supplier management
> Build and develop existing and new relationships with stakeholders at all levels
> Will need to demonstrate experience within managing multiple indirect categories
> Should be comfortable working autonomously and will be able to work with and influence stakeholders across the business
> Ideally will be degree or MCIPS qualified
£39,500 +37 days Holiday, Pension 17.5% employer cont. Support with study such as CIPS
If you want to discuss this position in more detail, please contact Carl Walker at Elevation Recruitment Group.
Elevation Recruitment Group's Procurement and Supply Chain division work with a vast range of businesses across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions.