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Procurement Manager

Reference2630550001_868518
RecruiterRobert Walters
Industry SectorOther
Salary£50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Town/CityWest London
LocationsGreater London, London
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted21 June 2017

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An exciting opportunity for a Procurement Manager has just become available with a leading technology business in London. This role requires an entrepreneurial individual with a broad range of procurement knowledge across categories, mainly IT. The opportunity is a fantastic chance for the individual to be innovative within the industry and use their initiative to help drive change.

As the Procurement Manager you will operate within the IT , marketing and media categories but your background could be a generalist or specialist for either of these indirect categories. You will need to be an excellent communicator with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the business.

This company is one of the world’s leading customer science companies. They help global retailers and brands to create personalised in-store, digital and mobile customer experiences by analysing data and insights from nearly one billion shoppers across the globe. Their strategic processes, tools, data science and multi-channel media capabilities are aimed at building customer loyalty, achieving competitive advantage and driving sustained growth.



Key Responsibilities and Deliverables:
  • Be accountable for working collaboratively and be an excellent communicator
  • Complete procurement processes from start to finish with efficiency and negotiate contracts
  • Possess the ability to engage and deliver results in a fast and complex environment
  • Strategically utilise the gravitas you possess to influence stakeholders
  • Be dynamic and flexible in your cost saving for the company
  • Pride yourself in being a fast learner and be hungry to learn
  • Development of strategies to deliver on cost saving initiatives



Experience and Skills:
  • 4-6 years+ proven experience managing your own indirect category and past experience sourcing from a wide range of suppliers
  • Proven ability to engage and communicate with senior stakeholders
  • Preferably educated to degree level and higher
  • Experience of consistently delivering savings - shown through benefit to previous employers
  • Be an engaging character with the ability to motivate colleagues towards success
  • Be adaptable and have a broad range of general procurement knowledge



This is an excellent opportunity for a Procurement Manager to own and develop your own categories strategy to deliver on cost savings for the business. You will also show managerial competencies which will lead to career progression within the team / business.

If you have Procurement Management experience with a focus on strategies, cost reduction and commercial negotiations, apply right now or email[email removed].

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