Procurement Manager

Job Title: Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J902141_1566200890
Contact Name: steven mccarthy
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2019 08:48

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • As Procurement Manager you will direct the procurement of goods and services for the Company and / or client.
  • Contribute towards continuous improvement ("CI"), driving positive, pro-active CI activity on an on-going basis.
  • Lead Procurement team members, who manage procurement processes, changes, updates, and other procurement-related activities in line with corporate policy, industry standards and procedures.
  • Develop and/or update procurement policies and procedures and ensure compliance.
  • Develop a centralised procurement program that will add value and efficiency to the Company.
  • The Procurement team will have tactical responsibility for the development and implementation of policies, procedures and systems that support the Company's acquisition and management of goods and services - for both resale, customer integration and internal use.
  • Develop and communicate a procurement business plan.
  • Establish, communicate and implement long-term goals for the department in order to promote effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Develop, communicate and administer procurement team performance and development plans and appraisals.
  • Serve as the primary senior contact for procurement related questions, training, policy and procedure interpretation and alignment by all departments.
  • Oversee contract development and administration in the procurement of the supply chain.
  • Develop and implement procurement-related training programs for the procurement team.
  • Manage current procurement policies, procedures and programs with a focus on their ability to enhance organisational value and efficiency.
  • Meet regularly with respective department Heads regarding procurement for their understanding and/or recommendations to enhance policies, procedures and develop communicate and implement new/revised policies, procedures and programs as needed.

Qualifications and Required Experience of the Procurement Manager:

  • BSc degree in Quantity Surveying or related field
  • Has a proven track record managing a Procurement function in a dynamic environment.
  • Experienced people manager.
  • Experienced negotiator and influencer at all levels.
  • Can communicate skills, knowledge and experience, and apply them professionally as a trusted expert.
  • Minimum CIPS 6 qualified.
  • Computer IT skills - MS Office packages (Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook).
  • In-depth procurement systems and process knowledge.
  • Extensive Procurement experience, in a leadership role.

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