Procurement Manager

Recruiter
BDS Limited
Location
Bedfordshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
23 Sep 2019
Ref
1246973225
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
BDS Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced procurement manager to lead a number of strategic tenders for a Corporate Procurement Team in the Luton area.

The Role:

Managing end-to-end procurement projects and implementing strategies to reduce cost whilst delivering quality services. The Procurement Manager will provide best practice procurement advice and challenge within each project assigned, driving incremental value from effective intervention and application of appropriate procurement and evaluation strategies. The post holder will be expected to advise on projects across all categories of expenditure, general fund, capital and HRA funded schemes; including complex, high risk projects. The post-holder will have day to day shared supervision of a two procurement officers and three procurement assistants with management of one specific individual.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide leadership on specific high value and complex strategic procurement projects, managing the supply market, supplier research and tendering activity to support all service areas within the authority.

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Use professional knowledge and experience to advise senior managers on the procurement options and risks/issues.

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Supervise day to day activity of the Procurement Officers and Procurement Assistants in conjunction with the other Procurement Managers

* Managing resources in order to maintain service delivery, making appropriate decisions in order for projects to progress;

* Responsible for developing productive relationships with internal and external stakeholders in order to deliver business outcomes on time and to requirement.

* Responsible for engaging with suppliers, current and potential, in order to ensure they fully understand the requirements and procurement process.

Must have previous experience in a similar role, managing a team.

Will pay up to £450 per day LTD based on experience and interview performance.

Please apply now for immediate consideration

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