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Procurement Manager

  • Salary: £55000 - £69500 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Sector: Management
  • Date posted: 07/11/2017
  • Job reference: J372422A

Procurement Manager

£55,000 - £69,500 + Car Allowance + Benefits

Portsmouth

We are looking to recruit a Procurement Manager to work as part of a growing strategic procurement division of FSTE100 engineering and support services division. The role is permanent and is to be based in Portsmouth with UK travel.

The organisation are the UKs leading provider of engineering support solutions to the MoD and Armed Forces as well as being market specialist's within other industries such as construction, energy, marine technology, emergency services, network engineering and training. The purpose of this new role is to support the Head of Procurement - Business Development and to work with our bid teams to ensure that effective supply chain strategies are considered and included in all significant bids. The role will be required to identify the most appropriate supply chain solution for each bid, taking account of capability, risk, supplier management issues and total cost.

Highlighted Responsibilities and scope of the role will include

  • Assist in the production of an 'Opportunity Analysis' by reviewing the Sector's bid pipeline to identify bids with a material supply chain element.
  • Work alongside the appropriate Procurement subject matter experts to provide high-quality P&SC input into key bids.
  • Work alongside the bid teams and the Head of Procurement - Business Development to support the development of proposals and tenders
  • Provide high-quality P&SC materials, for inclusion in bids
  • Identify the most appropriate supply chain to deliver the capability required to support new business opportunities
  • Manage supplier relationships throughout the bid process
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders across the Sector, working as an integral part of bid teams

Skills Profile

  • Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or relevant degree
  • MCIPS or equivalent professional qualification
  • Strong experience in a Strategic Sourcing or Category Management role. Deep knowledge and understanding of current strategic Procurement techniques
  • Proven track record in the delivery of innovative supply chain solutions
  • Proven track record of commercial negotiation
  • Good knowledge and experience of a variety of contract forms
  • Strong relationship-building, stakeholder management, interpersonal and influencing skills

The organisation offers the supportive environment you would expect from a FTSE100 employer including: enhanced employment terms and conditions, starting salary up to £69,500, company vehicle/car allowance, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme, Occupational Health services, flexible working hours and ongoing career development opportunities.

Please apply online or call the recruitment team on 01179 309 734 / for an informal conversation.

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