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Procurement Manager

Posted 29 April 2024
Salary £43.00 - £44 per hour + Inside IR35 - Umbrella Rate
Job type Contract
Discipline Professional Services
Contact NameLucy Wheeler

Job description

Position Title: Procurement Manager

Duration: 12 Month Rolling Contract

Location: Gaydon

Division: Purchasing

£43.00 per hour - Inside IR35 (Umbrella Rate)

Contechs are currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Purchasing Manager to join their team

Position Description:

  • An exciting opportunity has become available within our Indirect Procurement (IP) function to lead a team of Buyers responsible for the procurement of a variety of Corporate Professional Services contracts (both time and material as well as deliverables based projects), across a number of key stakeholder groups within the Client's business.
  • The role is responsible for working closely with key stakeholders to define both Strategy and Sourcing, as well as associated contract management and supplier relationship management, the role requires a high level of interaction with internal senior stakeholders and external suppliers.
  • Key stakeholders are across HR, Global Finance, Industrial Operations (Manufacturing, Purchasing and Supply Chain, Strategy & Sustainability and Product Engineering, as aligned and fundamental in the transformational delivery of our Reimagine strategy for a sustainable future.

  • Skills Required:
  • Previous experience in Indirect Procurement services category
  • Skilled and experienced negotiator in commercial issues including terms & conditions
  • Previous people management experience
  • Manage numerous Stakeholders and determine best fit procurement route per project
  • Manage a varied stakeholder group in developing strategic activities which form Strategic Category Plans (SCPs).
  • Develop the optimal supply base consistent with the Strategic Category Plans (SCP) content.
  • Manage supplier relationships and supplier performance Manage, plan and deliver annual budget savings
  • Engage closely with key stakeholders to maximise Purchasing influence and ensure alignment with Purchasing processes and policy

Experience Required:

  • Relevant degree or equivalent (CIPS).
  • Knowledge and experience of Category Management approach including strategy development and implementation, sourcing, contract management and supplier relationship management

Additional Information :

  • 40 Hours Per Week
  • Hybrid Working

Excellent opportunity with immediate starts available.