Global Procurement Centre of Excellence Manager

NES Global Talent
£40000 - £50000/annum hols, pension, bonus
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Global Procurement Centre of Excellence Manager – Berkshire - £40-50K, bonus, pension, holidays

One of the World`s largest and prestigious Engineering businesses is looking to continue their constant growth by adding to their skill set with an experience Procurement Centre Manager.

The right person for this role will be qualified business or law and have a procurement background with leadership skills and knowledge of writing contracts and sourcing tools.  This role is designed to manage a department that supports procurement practitioners all over the world.


- Lead operations for contract writing & e-sourcing
- Data analysis and remote managing procurement practitioners
- Manage a direct team at the excellence centre including lawyers
- Commercial analysis and support with clauses and contracts / agreements
- Stakeholder management


- Hands on procurement contract writing
- Leadership and management of people
- Contract writing and legal understanding of documents
- Fully understand e-source tools and e-sourcing requirement
- Train new starts throughout global lubricants procurement


- Degree in business or law
- Knowledge of chemicals or lubricants
- Experience of managing remote workers
- Ariba or Emptoris knowledge


- £40-50K
- Bonus
- Pension
- Holidays
- Extra benefits

Key skills

Procurement, legal, lawyers, contracts, contract writing, lubricants, chemicals, ariba, emptoris, esource, e-source, leadership, manager, data analysis, commercial analysis,

Location – Berkshire

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients