Procurement Manager

Posted 4 April by Mark James Search Limited Easy Apply

Our client is currently hiring for a Procurement Manager to join their established and fast-growing team based in Reading.

Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing and targeting new vendors
  • Lead the process of sourcing and developing relationships with suppliers at every stage of the procurement process.
  • Management of any active Vendor Management Programs and the Suppliers included in those Programs.
  • Willing to own and improve vendor management and related tools, measure and reduce costs, and increase revenue generation for the company.
  • Executing RFPs Tenders / E Bids (inclusive of process/documentation/costings and project management)
  • Direct negotiations on pricing, cost reductions and identify future savings opportunities for assigned categories and suppliers.
  • Vendor On-boarding - Vendor Qualification and Contracting.
  • Vendor Management - Business/Performance Review, Scorecards and KPI's.
  • Run new product, value engineering and feature development projects (for direct materials and services)
  • Support Compliance Activities.
  • Provide support and analysis to internal teams.
  • Support resolution of major quality issues if they arise.

Requirements:

  • Multitasking, in a high performance fast-paced environment, with proven results.
  • Minimum of 5 years in Electronic/Electrical/Tech sector
  • Experience in contract negotiations to include business, price and technical terms.
  • Professional Qualifications - CIPS / APICS qualified or other equivalent Supply Chain qualifications.
  • Knowledge of Strategic Sourcing processes, policies, and procedures, product / environmental compliance.
  • Experience working with international suppliers, customers and internal business units.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, leadership abilities and experience leading and participating in cross functional teams.
  • Proven experience working both independently and as part of a team.

This is a full-time position working Monday - Friday.

Our client offers an excellent remuneration package, a dynamic working environment and career progression opportunities.

Please apply online to be considered.

Reference: 34829589

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