Head of Procurement & Supply Chain
An outstanding newly created Senior Leadership opportunity to work for this market-leading global business. This newly created role offers a high degree of autonomy and visibility across the organisation with tremendous scope for growth and long-term career development. Managing a team of motivated, experienced and committed Procurement & Supply Chain professionals, this role will also provide leadership for the more complex and high value procurement streams. Working in an empowering and supportive culture with high levels of Executive support and buy-in, key areas of focus will include: developing and embedding the procurement & supply chain strategy; developing capability levels within the function; and ensuring an appropriate procurement and supply chain infrastructure is in place to deliver excellence.
This exciting job opportunity will appeal to a Senior Procurement & Supply Chain professional with the ability to act as a true ambassador for the function across the organisation who can raise both levels of capability and engagement within the team. Succession planning is key so the ability to develop, manage and empower a small procurement & supply chain team is vital. You will have the ability to build and develop effective relationships with key internal stakeholders demonstrating a full understanding of their drivers & requirements and identifying and providing appropriate support & solutions. With exceptional influencing skills, you will have the credibility and gravitas to secure buy-in and embed best-practice procurement & drive excellence throughout the supply chain. Demonstrable procurement & supply chain leadership experience is essential with a proven track-record of success in complex commercial, working environments across the above areas a pre-requisite.
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