Procurement Lead

A leading facilities maintenance organisation is looking to recruit a Procurement Lead. This company offers maintenance to multiple sites.

A leading facilities maintenance organisation is looking to recruit a Procurement Lead.

This company offers maintenance to multiple sites across the South.

The Procurement Lead role has arisen due to a need for a materials procurement specialist to develop and deliver a materials procurement and supply chain strategy. 

Reporting to the Head of Procurement, you will work within a team of 12 with one direct report, focusing on the materials procurement and supply chain strategy including supplier selection, contract award and supplier performance.
  
This will be a direct materials spend and thus all activity will need to be catalogued and funnelled through the MRP system.
  
As Procurement Lead your key responsibilities will be:

  • Collaborate with the operational teams to determine supply needs and ensure the supply chain is in place.
  • Manage the MRP system including maintaining the materials catalogue, supplier records and stock profiling
  • Manage internal relationships across all stores functions
  • Manage external supplier relationships to ensure contract compliance and delivery accuracy.

  Qualifications and experience:

  • Experienced in managing procurement activity within an operational environment. 
  • Experienced practitioner in supply chain and inventory control systems. Integrated ERP system experience
  • Possesses a range of Procurement skills including tendering, purchasing, negotiation and supplier relationship management.
  • Strong organisational skills – planning, effective time management, reviews progress against plan
  • Commercially and financially astute.

  Benefits of the Corporate Procurement Specialist role include:

  • Up to £55k base salary
  • Contributory pension
  • 25 days holiday
  • Flex benefits
  • Free parking
  • Hybrid working 3/2