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Procurement Director

Posted 15 September by Edbury Daley Ended

Procurement Director

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a world leading business as their Procurement Director. Their operations are led by technology and the role covers a broad range of spend and services.

The company is going through a major change and transformation programme and they are looking to procurement to drive real commercial value across their operations and to significantly reduce costs.

They need a leader to devise and implement major strategic changes which move the team forward in terms of its capability and influence. They want a fresh approach from someone who can blend new ideas and make the pragmatic changes needed to transform the team and the commercial results achieved.

Critical is to drive a collaborative business partner approach so procurement becomes a trusted advisor across all functions

Their aim is to create a world class procurement function.

You will need to be:

  • A Proven leader within procurement and supply chain
  • Have proven people management experience of large teams of up to 100 or more
  • Managed major change or transformation programmes
  • Driven significant commercial and cost benefits at pace
  • Able to simplify processes and policy and organisational structures
  • Experienced operator at board level able to influence and gain buy in and increase collaboration between departments
  • Strong programme / project management skills
  • Broad procurement experience across a number of sectors and areas of spend. Able to use the learning and adopt it to new environments successfully.
  • Have managed and influenced significant levels of spend

Please apply directly in the first instance by sending your CV and preferably a cover letter.

You must have the right to work in the UK.

If you have not heard back within 10 days then please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Required skills

  • Change Management
  • Leadership
  • Purchasing
  • Supply Chain
  • Transformation

Reference: 33327000

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