Procurement Manager – Soft FM / Utilities

Portfolio Procurement
£35000 - £42000/annum bonus and bens
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An ever expanding leader within the drinks, food and hospitality sector has a new role for a Procurement Manager to look after a range of designated categories.

The idea of this role is to be as commercial as possible in each area of spend managed, but also maintaining a high level of service delivery. The role will include the full mix of procurement roles and responsibilities, looking after a sole spend in the multi-million £'s.

This will suit someone who is keen for a fast paced challenge, happy to put in the ground work but with the reward of having an opportunity to really make your own stand within the business.

Role responsibilities:

* Support and work with the Head of Procurement on a number of designated categorised
* Manage and lead, full tenders, sourcing projects, re-negotiations and current spend analysis
* Analyse the market to advise internal stakeholders
* Sell the benefits of procurement to the business leads and consult accordingly
* Negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best cost and service for the business
* Implement SLA's into new and existing supplier contracts
* Draft contracts from scratch
* Suggest new supplier opportunities from current and past market knowledge

Experience & requirements:

* Previous procurement experience, specifically in Soft FM, Utilities, Waste
* Energetic, keen to work in a fast paced environment
* Confident in negotiating and managing all levels of stakeholder
* Able to analyse data and process it into advice / benefits for the business
* Results and target driven
* End to end procurement experience on a strategic level
* MCIPS or degree qualified