Procurement Manager – Soft FM / Utilities

Recruiter
Portfolio Procurement
Location
Luton
Salary
£35000 - £42000/annum bonus and bens
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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

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