Procurement category manager

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Energy Sector

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Grove

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Client:


Procurement Manager - London central £45,000 + company car usage

Procurement Managers are assigned to one region where they must establish excellent working relationships with multiple contracts across several BUs. Procurement Managers must become a trusted advisor to these contracts and the conduit between them and the wider Procurement team.

This is an important role for the Procurement Function which is challenged with delivering a central support service within an autonomous and nationally-spread organisation. Reporting to a Senior Procurement Manager, this role is specifically responsible for:
Delivering professional Procurement services to internal customers within the Healthcare and Education Business Unit
Delivering value (including bottom line savings) on an ongoing basis, meeting specific in-year targets, whilst proactively looking for new opportunities
Engaging with internal Stakeholders to understand their requirements, and to deliver the message about Procurement's value within the Organisation
Managing those suppliers who deliver services that are specific to the Business Unit and sourcing new suppliers who are best able to meet the needs of the Business ensuring best value, fitness for purpose, risk reduction and a quality service to the end customer
Identify opportunities to deliver value by alignment with our Category approach and manage the successful delivery and transparent reporting of deliverables
Identifying innovation for delivery to our end customers
Streamlining procurement processes and procedures
Exceeding on our sustainability commitments
The successful applicant will be responsible for providing market knowledge to the business working closely with other support functions and the wider Procurement teams

You will need previous procurement category management experience ideally from an FM/Energy environment.