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Procurement Manager (team management) – 30294CR_1497453858

  • Job Reference:30294CR_1497453858

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Housing Association

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: Kent

  • Job Title: Procurement Manager (team management)

  • Job Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

One of the UK’s leading housing developers with a well-known brand has an opportunity for a Procurement Manager to manage a small team across all key areas of spend.

This role requires someone that has had some experience in people management and a broad category exposure on a strategic level, but any IT category experience could be beneficial.. This role sits within a relatively new team within a large, class procurement function.

Projects will be run depending on the project under or OJEU or commercial private sector contracts

Role responsibilities:

* Support and work with Director of Procurement to define and implement procurement strategy
* Manage, mentor and improve the current team
* Responsible for recruitment and head count of the team managed
* Analyse the market to advise internal stakeholders
* Sell the benefits of procurement to the business leads and consult accordingly
* Negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best cost and service for the business
* Implement SLA’s into new and existing supplier contracts
* Draft contracts from scratch
* Suggest new supplier opportunities from current and past market knowledge

Experience & requirements:

* Previous procurement experience across a range of indirects / some IT would be preferable
* Team management + OJEU and Private Sector experience
* Confident in negotiating and managing all levels of stakeholder
* Able to analyse data and process it into advice / benefits for the business
* Basic technical understanding of IT and the relevant sub-categories
* Results and target driven
* End to end procurement experience on a strategic level


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