Indirect Procurement Director

Macildowie Associates
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Indirect Procurement Director
£110k + package

This is a rare and critical position working for a globally recognised brand.

The successful Indirect Procurement Director will be responsible for managing a global sourcing team to ensure that the annual spend of c.£500mil is reviewed, managed and optimised accordingly in line with global and key stakeholder objectives.

Key Accountabilities will include but not be limited too:
- Provide leadership to the team across over 30 countries
- Develop and execute purchasing strategies across a breadth on Indirect categories to leverage total regional and global spend
- Work with both internal and external stakeholders to develop specific strategies in order to execute value chain efficiencies
- Develop on going price management and sustainability programs
- Create and monitor measurement tools to allow tracking of spend and supplier performance across different categories / regions
- Training and development of the team

Experience and skill set required:
- Previous experience managing a similar level of spend
- Global spend and team management
- Breadth of indirect commodity spend management
- Proven stakeholder management and influencing capabilities at all levels
- Team management and coaching expertise

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