GNFR Procurement Manager

Posted 9 March by Gleeson Recruitment Group

Are you an experienced Procurement Manager, with strong indirects experience? Are you immediately available or on a short notice period? Have you worked within a retail or extremely fast paced environment? How would you like to work for a household name, helping to strengthen their procurement department for a maternity cover contract?

A leading Redditch based organisation, are recruiting a Procurement Manager to focus on their indirects categories with a focus on IT, Logistics and Marketing. This is a contract position until December 2018.

You will support the Head of Procurement in ensuring that GNFR are acquired with best value focusing on reducing cost price, lowest TCO, reducing risk and improving processes. You will develop procurement strategies and carry out negotiations, working with internal stakeholders to achieve savings targets, manage the sourcing of suppliers, develop strong relationships and ensure compliance. You will review supplier performance and develop procurement strategy.

In order to carry out this role, you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Procurement experience within indirects
  • Knowledge of contract terms and conditions
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • A track record of delivering savings
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Good relationship building and influencing skills

In return, you will receive a salary of circa £38,000 plus £5,000 car allowance (pro-rata'd) 25 days' holiday + bank holidays, along with a selection of other excellent benefits.

Please note this is a fixed term contract until December 2018.

Gleeson Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist recruiter of leadership roles and technical specialists on both a permanent and temporary basis, into a number of industries including 3PL, construction, retail, service sector, automotive, aerospace, general manufacturing and FMCG. Please visit our website for further information about our services and to view all of our roles.

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Required skills

  • manager
  • purchasing
  • procurement

Reference: 34646018

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