Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Gregory Martin International
Location
Dorset, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1175042145
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Manager

Our client is looking for an experienced Procurement Manager / Sub Contract Manager to join their team based in Christchurch in Dorset this role offers a very competitive salary with excellent benefits. This is an exciting opportunity to build on your current Procurement and Supply chain experience in an interesting and challenging area.

As the Procurement Manager / Sub Contract Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

* Experience in strategic supplier relationship management and developing procurement plans.

* Graduate level

* Tertiary qualifications in business, commerce, law, strategic procurement or a related discipline

* Experience in drafting, negotiating and advising on both simple and complex subcontracts

* Experience in supporting a Bid Team to negotiate and secure sub-contracts on complex support service programmes

* Experience with preparing tender documentation

* Experience with evaluating tender responses

* Experience with project management principles and working as part of a project team

* An advanced knowledge of procurement and contract management principles. An advanced understanding of key contractual principles (e.g. contract formation, indemnities, consequential loss)

* Expertise in various contract types (Cost-type, Firm / Fixed Price, Fixed Price Incentive Fee, Fixed Price Level of Effort, Time and Material)

* Strong business acumen with the ability to clearly recognise risk elements in business transactions and develop strategies for mitigating risk

As the Procurement Manager your main responsibilities will involve:

* Managing strategic suppliers and strategic relationships

* Identify and manage risks associated with key and major subcontracts

* Developing and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders across our client and key suppliers

* Preparing tender packs, evaluating tender proposals, negotiating contract terms and conditions.

* Negotiating proposals, contract modifications and agreements as required

* Assessing the Make vs Buy and provide pay back justifications

* Drafting and negotiating agreements with suppliers whilst applying sound commercial judgement and ensuring compliance with our clients policies; insurance requirements; confidentiality requirements; and 'flow down' requirements from customer contracts

* Supporting bid teams to source, manage and secure sub-contracts that meet customer needs and differentiates from its competitors

* Drive improved profitability and bid cost reduction through re-use, best practice processes and knowledge sharing.

* Manage and control all subcontract documentation, data, files and reports in a timely and accurate manner

* Supporting internal Phase Reviews/Approvals ensuring that all required approvals are obtained prior to executing a subcontract

* Ensuring integrity of commercial in confidence, security classified and export controlled information

* Ability to coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members to take positive action and accountability.

Keywords: Procurement, Sub contract, Supply Chain, Bids, Tender

Procurement Manager / Sub Contract Manager

Location: Christchurch, Dorset

Salary: Very competitive with excellent benefits

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