Procurement Performance Analyst - Ref: 1701-78

Recruiter
People First
Location
London
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Procurement Strategy Analyst

Duration: long term temporary assignment until 28th April 2017

Daily rate: up to £225 paye/ £290 ltd co (equivalent of up to £58.5k)

Location: West London

Job Posting ID: 61445

The purpose of this role is to support all performance management activities in the Procurement function, across multiple spend categories and cross functionally, to ensure the delivery of key business objectives and benefits. To manage analytics and develop insights to enable a faster and more accurate decision making process.

Key Responsibilities:
• Support the Procurement Performance Management governance model to allow for regular and frequent updates on performance against all defined objectives including but not limited to savings delivery; risk remediation; supplier rationalisation; alignment with stakeholders and clearly defined pipeline of initiatives
• Support creation and maintenance of value focused project implementation plans, working with category leads.
• Take ownership of category status and progress updates.
• Meetings with individual Category Leads to ensure updates are captured, on-time and in-full
• Create tools that provide an executive view of current status of all objectives and initiatives, clearly drawing attention to areas of risk requiring escalation.
• Inject positive motivation into culture via creative means of healthy competition
• Gain Technical and Behavioural competency within the Procurement function
• Serve as key point of contact for all team members to prepare for engagement with leadership and to raise escalations
• Drive the identification of best practices and standardization of processes across Procurement areas
• Ensure effective communication and relationship development

Experience required:
• A strong understanding of business and financial analysis will facilitate success.
• Ability to communicate with senior managers is required
• Advanced Excel skills including pivot tables, and databases understanding.
• Ability to communicate with senior Business, Finance and Procurement managers required.
• A good understanding of Procurement strategy development and execution.

If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

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Role: Procurement Strategy Analyst

Duration: long term temporary assignment until 28th April 2017

Daily rate: up to £225 paye/ £290 ltd co (equivalent of up to £58.5k)

Location: West London

Job Posting ID: 61445