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Procurement Manager - Technology

  • Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 09/05/2017
  • Job reference: J365966A
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Our client, a global entertainment company based in London, is looking to expand their procurement function and bring on board a Procurement Manager in the Technology Procurement team.

  • Ownership of the Procurement strategies for the agreed Technology categories
  • Maintain Director-level relationships, with appropriate regular communication, ensuring alignment between their strategic plans and Procurement's approach
  • Build and maintain all other stakeholder relationships such that implementation of sourcing initiatives considers and supports their day-to-day objectives
  • Provide strategic commercial input to a broad range of initiatives, including company-wide cost-saving programmes, business process outsourcing and relevant acquisitions
  • Working with the Procurement Team Lead to assess and deliver against broader Procurement and payment initiatives e.g. use of e-procurement systems
  • Through liaising with the appropriate business areas, lead negotiations with suppliers.
  • Demonstrating a flexible approach to driving financial and non-financial benefits to all business areas.
  • Be capable of evaluating all possible options against relevant factors i.e. technical, commercial, logistical, risk etc and recommending the best option to the business
  • Proactive investigation and value-driven expansion of Procurement involvement in further Technology categories
  • Work closely with Legal, Finance and Audit teams to ensure support for their best practices.
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