Are you a Senior Procurement Manager looking to make the step up into a heading up a procurement function? Do you have the drive and influencing skills to grow and develop a procurement team, whilst being hands on and getting involved in day to day procurement activity? If so please read on as this role could be perfect for you.
Based in Birmingham, this is a growing organisation where there is genuine opportunity for career progression and development.
The Procurement Manager will focus on consolidating spend, supporting procurement with spend analysis and insights and will also oversee the procurement project management office to ensure that procurement activity is completed on time and outputs are delivered. You will also set strategy and vision for the department whilst establishing strong relationships with stakeholders. You will also act as a category manager for key spend categories, creating and implementing strategies and demonstrating best practice.
You will build and maintain a contract and supplier database and work collaboratively with other departments. Along with this you will lead and develop your growing team.
The role will focus on spend areas that include Professional Services, Engineering and general indirects. Therefore you will have a strong track record in delivering in these areas.
In order to carry out this role, you will need the following skills and experience:
A highly driven attitude with a strong track record of delivering results
Excellent people management skills
The ability to build strategic relationships and work collaboratively
A hands on approach
Flexibility - there will be some UK & European travel involved in this role
MCIPS is desirableIn return you will receive a salary of circa £70,000 to £80,000 depending on experience + benefits. If you meet the above criteria, please do not hesitate to apply.