FF&E Procurement Manager

A private equity backed aparthotel company which has huge expansion plans on its agenda is looking to take on a new Procurement Manager.

The company have a shore footing with 80,000 apartments across the UK, Ireland, France and Netherlands. With sites confirmed in Spain and Germany they plan to have a strong foothold in the European market and within 5 years have ambitions to be as big as the likes of ‘booking.com’.

As Procurement Manager you will head up the development team looking at all future new build and fit-out projects. Working directly with designers and developers you will be instrumental in delivering the companies distinct and bespoke look.

If you have experience in FF&E procurement and can speak and understand that language, then this may be the perfect role for you.

Responsibilities of the Procurement Manager:

  • Liaising with senior stakeholders and heads of departments to ensure best sourcing practices moving forward.
  • Creating stringent sourcing capabilities to enable their ambitious growth plans
  • Support the design and development process on several projects, implementing effective operational and strategic initiatives under the pressure of tight deadlines.
  • Working with development managers ensuring the companies design, vision and sustainability goals are achieved while also maintaining value and risk management

Skills and experience required for this position:

  • The company need a cross-functional, forward-thinking team leader.
  • Someone that can engage with stakeholders at all levels and build key relationships with them
  • Someone who has experience in FF&E and has effectively implemented category strategy and can demonstrate real value add