Procurement Manager

Portfolio Procurement
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A Global Aerospace Manufacturing Organisation are seeking an experienced Procurement Manager to support them with a 6 month project, based out of their Wrexham head office. The role will take on a number of direct commodities, carrying out market research then developing and implementing a procurement strategy moving forwards. If you have experience managing direct commodities ideally within the aerospace or defence industry it will be highly beneficial, along with any experience taken on process and strategy improvement projects.

Role Responsibilities

Take the lead on a variety of direct commodities

Carry out market analysis, identifying areas where savings can be achieved

Work with permanent procurement team to deliver against cost and performance targets

Develop relationships with supply base

Work closely with production and material development teams, providing a procurement perspective

Train and guide key stakeholders on procurement processes

Negotiate on new and existing contracts, to drive down costs

Bring previous expertise of improving processes of any current policies

Identify new potential suppliers and cost saving opportunities by using market knowledge

Experience Required:

Direct Commodity Experience

Experience working within Aerospace or similar industry

Strategic sourcing experience

Excellent negotiation skills

Strong stakeholder management skills

CIPS Qualified (Desirable not essential)

If you would like to be considered please submit your CV, alternatively if you have any questions please call me on .