Procurement Business Partner

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
Mansfield
Salary
£35k - 42k per year
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Procurement Business Partner who has worked in both the Private and Public sector? Are you looking to work for a commercial, supportive business who offer great benefits and opportunities? If so, read on.

This Mansfield based organisation are looking to recruit a permanent full time Procurement specialist who can take responsibility for a complete procurement process for a specific part of their business.

This is a mix of both operational and strategic Procurement and needs the ideal person to have had experience in both of these arenas.

Your role will include duties such as:

Acting as a Procurement expert and advisor for the business

Building and maintaining relationships with business management and operational teams influencing procurement strategy and decision making

Leading multi-discipline teams to deliver effective contracts and to design new commercial arrangements taking into consideration business requirements and risks

Being responsible for managing the negotiation, planning and placing of contracts

Participating in a "transforming strategy" for Procurement

Effectively managing suppliers and contracts to sustain value throughout the life of contracts

Implementing Category Management principles where appropriate

Engaging appropriate internal and external stakeholders to gain information and insight to support the development of strategic procurement

Developing Supplier Relationship Management strategy to facilitate improved performance and increased market knowledge

Ensuring that appropriate and correct commercial contract documentation and conditions of contract are applied

Providing and delivering training on procurement procedures and policies

Producing management information and reports

Who should apply?

It goes without saying that this role needs experience within the Procurement field. Having worked within both the Public and Private sector will stand you in good stead too. Ideally you'll be CIPS qualified or certainly working towards the qualification.

A confident personality and strength of character are key as you will be liaising with a number of stakeholders who will regularly challenge you and in return expect you to challenge them!!

Superb benefits package included in this which way exceeds the norm!

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces.