Project Procurement Manager
Based : Manchester / Hybrid (60/40 split)
Salary : £24ph
Duration : 12 month rolling contract
? To develop and drive the Procurement strategy of assigned activities (Project Classification B or as applicable to Business unit) to ensure cost effective purchasing to meet cost targets and expediting to meet programme.
? Develop and deliver Procurement Strategy for allocated Projects, issue RFQ's, Conduct negotiation with suppliers, drive the selection process and raise/issue Purchase orders in accordance with Procurement Procedures, to meet objectives..(typically up to £15 million)
? Working in an autonomous manner using acquired knowledge and skills, to make key procurement decisions' within limits of authority, to support the Procurement Manager in ensuring that the business has a professional Logistical & Procurement Service obtaining 'Best Value for Money' deals. ? A sound knowledge of Sub-Contract packages and techniques / skills associated with 'Obtaining best value' results for the Business
? To act as Commodity leader for specified "strategic" commodities, in line with experience, with the objective of securing best value solutions for EM Procurement
? Ensure employees comply with the Corporate Procurement policies, the Strategic Procurement initiatives and ensure full compliance with any business requirements
? Responsibility for allocated projects including A & B with typical volumes of £20m to £100m
? Develop closer relationships with Strategic/key suppliers.
? Build upon the positive relationships already developed with other Divisions in the UK, identifying 'Best Practices' and
motivating the businesses to achieve critical goals.
? Keep the Project Team aware of market trends relevant to their business and contribute to inter-departmental relationships by
providing information and advice as necessary.
? Identify opportunities to maximise the benefits of e-Business solutions, SAP functionality and the introduction and
implementation of new initiatives.
? Deputise as appropriate within the Procurement department as required.
? Play an active role in the tendering process on category B or applicable to business unit to enable cost competitive offering to
customers whilst ensuring compliance with procurement LoA process.
? Ensure that Terms & Conditions secured with Suppliers cover the Risk Criteria in line with the procurement strategy.
? Proactively identify and raise awareness of potential supply chain and instigate actions to mitigate within the business.
? Lead supplier development on specified strategic commodities, normally with a value £5m>
? Assist in the development and implementation of the business unit action plan, ensuring that all the activities are targeted in order to move the Division closer to World Class status.
? Identify process improvement opportunities and proactively develop solutions
? Play a key role in the implementation of specific B.I. Programmes.
? Abide by all business compliance requirements in line with Company policies, for example Business Conduct Guidelines & Confidential Information.
? Ambassador for Customer First within EM Procurement.
? Perform other duties as required by the Procurement Manager
? Act as Commodity Leader for specific strategic commodities.
? Source, assess, develop and maintain supplier relationships to ensure short term Project objectives and long term company objectives.
? Develop a Procurement strategy to provide structured & professional support to the commercial / tendering managers in the selection and negotiation on B Projects of 'Suppliers / Subcontractors'.
? Responsible for the maintenance of key Procurement data
? Responsible for provision of key Procurement documents including Procurement Plan, SDT, Bid Comparison and NSR on allocated projects
? Participating and supporting the implementation of the EM Procurement Strategy.
? Participating and supporting the implementation of the BU Procurement strategy
? Manage quality and delivery of all purchases to project timescales, objectives and equipment specification.
? Actively support the Procurement Managers objectives to ensure the goals of the organisation are delivered, and provide a lead for others in the Procurement team.
? Place orders against fully authorised requisitions, and ensure timely and correct close out of the purchase process including resolving invoice queries.
? Embrace the values of Ownership Culture.
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