Senior Procurement Manager

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Liverpool, Merseyside | Ref: BBBH15842

£40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits

Procurement Manager - Indirects

Liverpool

Up to £43,000 

Role Profile: 

Cast UK are looking to recruit a Procurement Manager for their North West based client. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and commercially minded procurement professional to join a successful business to support the Procurement Director in the delivery of a sustainable, compliant, innovative supply chain that is value for money, secure and reliable. The successful candidate will be responsible for sourcing across a broad range of categories such as IT - FM -Site Services - Recruitment - Stationary etc. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • To assist the Procurement Director in the development and delivery of the department's strategy ensuring key activities and KPIs are delivered effectively and efficiently.
  • Support the Procurement Director in developing and implementing policies and procedures to cover all procurement activity.
  • Provide a consultancy service including training and support to all business functions covering the full procurement process.
  • Lead cross functional teams on large tender processes, including OJEU compliant tenders, and undertake all necessary evaluation to arrive at outcomes aligned to the initial strategy.
  • Responsible for the implementation of cost saving initiatives.
  • Provide data to produce KPIs to be used to drive performance improvements throughout the department.
  • Promote the Procurement function to ensure purchasing presence is visible within the business and there is compliance with both internal policies and following industry best practice.
  • Provide support to other members of the team to ensure business and personal objectives are achieved.
  • Lead on the deployment of the eProcurement system into the wider business ensuring it is utilised fully and we take advantage of new developments.
  • Deputies for the Head of Procurement, both in their absence (assuming all duties) and at meetings as and when required.

Skills and Experience: 

  • CIPS
  • Degree level educated (or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of European Procurement law and procedures
  • Good knowledge and experience of technical aspects of procurement such as tendering, contract law and negotiating across a wide range of goods and services
  • Proven track record of negotiating high spend contracts and delivering savings
  • Ability to assess information and decide upon effective and efficient courses of action
  • Ability to influence others
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to demonstrate previous experience of advanced stakeholder management approach and skills
  • Good standard of IT skills including Excel, Power point and Word

Client
A successful Liverpool based organisation .

Remuneration

Up to £43,000

About Cast UK 

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com

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