My client provides facilities management, consultancy, project management and a range of specialist services that connect people with innovation and technology. They are a UK FTSE 250 business and have a reputation for being the best and we are currently recruiting a professional Senior Procurement Specialist to join the team in the Midlands region.
Reporting to the Head of Strategic Sourcing, you will provide procurement support specifically across their Hard services categories. As the Senior Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for delivering the procurement policy and will therefore be instrumental in influencing the preferred supply chain and departmental performance.
Your responsibilities will include:
- determining & managing strategies for selected categories of direct and indirect purchases
- undertaking the procurement process for the determination of strategic vendors and contract specific requirements
- developing, managing and documenting strategic vendor relationships
- proactively supporting regional operations in all areas of Procurement activity, which may involve frequent travel within the UK, with occasional overnight stays
- supporting the mobilisation of new contracts
- supporting procurement innovation within the business and project manage where required
- providing monthly procurement reports accurately and on time
To be successful, you will:
- be MCIPS qualified or Ideally working towards the CIPS Graduate Diploma
- have proven experience in a similar role ideally with hard services experience in the Facilities Management industry
- have an excellent level of commercial and financial understanding, with demonstrable experience of working in a commercial environment
- have strong stakeholder management skills
- be performance driven with strong project management, planning and organising skills
If you have the experience and the passion and are looking to secure a new role within a large, reputable organisation then apply now for immediate consideration.
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- Procurement Manager
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