Procurement Manager

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    bonus, excellent pension

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    Jack Dawkins

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    3 months ago

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Title - Procurement Manager

Location - Old Trafford

Competitive salary + benefits

Morson International are working exclusively with Manchester United who are currently looking to recruit a Procurement Manager to provide efficient and effective procurement services, ensuring that quality goods and services are procured at competitive prices in a timely fashion. Reporting into the Head of Procurement, the Procurement Manager will have responsibility for supporting the development and delivery of sourcing strategies across a wide range of direct and indirect spend categories.

Key responsibilities

  • Establish and improve relationships with suppliers to negotiate the best prices for company goods and services
  • Manage a portfolio of goods and services by sourcing, tendering, negotiating and agreeing contracts via a robust supplier selection process
  • Research new products and services to meet the company's requirements
  • Assess, control and minimise Group operating costs relating to the acquisition of goods and services
  • Contribute to a Group Procurement Function capable of meeting the extended procurement requirements of the organisation
  • Educate internal stakeholders in good Procurement practice
  • Work closely with key category stakeholders, the Head of Procurement and the Procurement team to deliver costs saving targets
  • Assist stakeholders in resolving supplier issues when problems are escalated to Procurement

Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • Qualified to MCIPS level (or equivalent) with experience delivering procurement in a diverse fast paced organisation
  • Experienced in managing multiple, complex, parallel procurement assignments
  • Credible and professional in approach
  • Style that encompasses an ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships, and influence key stakeholders, at all levels
  • Continuously seek to identify ways to improve
  • Strong planning and organisational skills with an ability to focus on agreed priorities, getting things done efficiently and effectively
  • This is a household name business offering a fantastic role where your contribution can create an immediate impact on savings and efficiencies

For further information please contact Jack Dawkins on