Procurement Specialist - FM, Capex, Indirect

Portfolio Procurement
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a brand new role within a market leading organisation with a famous brand globally to manage spend reporting directly into the Head of Procurement within the film, entertainment and production industry. A relatively greenfield function that requires someone to work in a fast paced, busy environment that is not scared to get stuck in to projects where there may not be any current processes or strategies.

The key categories that you will be involved in are: FM (Hard & Soft), Capex and some generalist indirect spend

Role and responsibilities:

  • End-to-end procurement, from sourcing to contract drafting / execution and ongoing SRM
  • Advise current spend and suppliers to try to improve service and costs
  • Manage and influence internal stakeholders across the business
  • Negotiate on existing and new contracts to ensure best cost / service efficiency to the business
  • Head of Procurement in projects as well as leading projects solely
  • Advise the company on alternative options of suppliers and services
  • Analyse current spend and advise on areas of cost savings
  • Manage suppliers to ensure there is a professional and effective client relationship

Experience and requirements:

  • Must have strategic procurement experience within a range of indirect categories (FM / Capex)
  • A number of achievements either from cost savings or improved supply
  • Able to work in a fast paced, but greenfield environment
  • Managed the entire procurement process
  • Multi-site procurement and stakeholder management experience
  • Confident negotiator with all levels of internal and external stakeholder
  • MCIPS or degree educated preferable, but not essential