MCIPS Public Sector Head of Procurement

Reed Procurement & Supply Chain
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Strategic Procurement Manager to lead the Procurement & Supplier Management function of a best in class and award winning public sector organisation.
This organisation has won a number of awards for both its commitment to its employees and also its achievement of its goals.

If you feel you have the capabilities to lead a team of Procurement Officers in providing effective, best practice, procurement across the organisation then speak with me to discuss further. 

You will have responsibility for c£50 million spend and a team of 10 direct reports. The key objective of your position is to deliver financial savings through supplier development and improved contract management.

The ideal candidate would;
Have experience implementing a category management approach to procurement,
Be a proven influencer, be able to develop your team to be influencers and 'go to subject matter experts'
Have a passion for continual improvement
Hold recent and sound knowledge of OJEU tendering

An added bonus would be technical knowledge of P2P automated processes.

MCIPS preferred.

Based in Oxford

Please contact me directly to set up a call to discuss further.

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