Procurement Operations Team Lead

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    Chester, Cheshire

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    Programme Manager

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    Jack Dawkins

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    5 months ago

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Title: Procurement Operations Team Leader

Location: Chester

Salary: Competitive

Key responsibilities

  • Management of resource allocation to ensure accurate initiation of the Procure to Pay process for a given category of spend ensuring compliance to group policies.
  • Provide coaching and advice to requisitioners on the P2P process. Develop and deliver training and/or training materials to support global process improvement.
  • Leading the team to provide first line support to operations on supplier performance management, working on conjunction with senior buyers and category managers to drive improvements
  • Create and maintain P2P procedures, work instructions with supporting process flow maps to ensure process excellence and standardisation inc replenishment stock
  • Cleansing of quality data in the SAP production system
  • Influencing internal business partners to ensure contracted suppliers are used wherever possible, and coaching the team to support them in their influencing of business partners to ensure global efficiency.
  • Assist with the roll-out and ongoing management of Card Payments and/or Automation projects to reduce the number of P2P transactions required and improve approval flows for P2P
  • Active contribution to the ongoing development of functional capabilities to ensure value delivery is sustainable in the long term and functional effectiveness and efficiencies is improved on a continual basis.

Candidate overview

  • CIPS qualification (or equivalent)
  • Use of SAP P2P modules and the ability to extract system data to support reporting
  • Experience Leading Teams
  • Automation P2P projects
  • Build positive working relationships (Internal & External)
  • Process mapping
  • Procedure writing

For further information please contact Jack Dawkins on /01617-.071-.516