Procurement Director

Added 14th September 2020

Do you want to define the strategic agenda for procurement for a medical industry powerhouse?

We're looking for an established Procurement Director to lead the procurement and supplier development agendas for a busy and sophisticated supply chain. The main focus of the role will be to ensure that the supply chain is developed and enabled to meet the business needs for competitive pricing, material supply and business continuity. Another aspect of the role will be to develop and maintain supplier and stakeholder relationships, ensuring that you fully leverage their flexibility and agree favourable terms for the business. 

You will be responsible for the vendor selection and negotiation process both individually and processes led by the buying team, ensuring you get the best value received from suppliers. Another key part of your role will be to establish key performance measures for each supplier through robust data collection processes and budgetary tracking, making sure that any savings are incorporated into annual operating plans. Finally you will manage strategic sourcing projects to relevant internal methodologies, providing team members with direction and support throughout the steps and activities of the strategic sourcing projects.

 

Essential Skills 

  • A successful track record in a procurement organisation, ideally within a Manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience of Category Management at a senior level.
  • Demonstrable planning and project management skills.

 

If this sounds like it could be the role for you then apply below and we will be in touch. 

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Location

West Sussex

Salary

Up to £95,000 pa.

Industry

Manufacturing

Contract Type

Permanent

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