Procurement Category Manager Facilities Management (Milton Keynes)

PDA Search & Selection
Milton Keynes
Circa £45,000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Procurement Category Manager - Facilities Management

Salary:Circa £45,000 per annum

Location: Northamptonshire/ Bedfordshire/Buckinghamshire /Hertfordshire area

Our client is a Facilities Management company specializing in the provision of managing agent services within high volume retail environments.

Because of continuous growth, it now requires recruiting a Procurement Category Manager, which will report into the Head of Procurement

As Procurement Category Manager you will ensure the local delivery of quality procurement services and deliver genuine savings

·Regular performance appraisals with suppliers and service providers(SLA's/KPI'’s)

·Resolve complex delivery, quality or other related problems with purchase orders and invoices

·Negotiate and review prices, terms and conditions and quality requirements with direct suppliers, manufacturers and sub-contractors

·Perform value analysis to identify potential cost improvements and develop cost savings

·Support sourcing, supplier selection, evaluation and other supplier related activities

·Liaise with stakeholders to ensure that business needs from procurement are clearly defined

·Support the mobilisation of new national, local and significant contracts awarded.

·Attend monthly procurement meetings

Candidates will be a proven procurement professional who has experience working with large, multi-region organisations within the property/facilities management sector

·You will clearly demonstrate a track record of implementing and managing large and complex supplier contracts (£30m) with a particular specialism of working with the Mechanical, Electrical and/or Facilities Management service sector industry.

·You will be able discuss a successful track record of delivering significant savings on a personal level and providing contributions to wider procurement goals.

·You will have strong knowledge of procurement processes and procedures and some knowledge of project management and change management

·You will be a natural influencer and team player.

Being a detailed individual, you will have advanced experience in Excel and will be effective with both written and verbal communication.

MCIPS will be an ideal in this role.However other equal qualifications or skills gained by working in similar procurement environments will also be suitable

Interested candidates should forward their CV and covering letter to Paul Davidson at PDA SEARCH & SELECTION LIMITED.

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