Procurement Heads’ Industrial practice has partnered with a renowned utilities company to recruit a Procurement Manager – Systems & Technology, to help strengthen energy security and deliver net zero.

As a Procurement Manager – Systems & Technology, you’ll support the Head of Procurement and Property in leading and delivering all indirect procurement activities as well as building an end-to-end procurement cycle. 
The role offers a hybrid work model, and you’ll be working from either its Wokingham or Warwickshire offices 2-3 days a week, with occasional travel to the other site.

As a Procurement Manager – Systems & Technology your key responsibilities will be:

  • Leading, motivating and developing a value-focused team of procurement professionals.
  • Leading on the development of the strategy and implementation plan for digital transformation.
  • Delivering a portfolio of strategic sourcing events within category groups, identifying the best sourcing strategies and leading events from market engagement through to award.
  • Support the business to plan for and develop future requirements, using this insight to influence and contribute to business procurement strategy.
  • Be seen by internal and external stakeholders as a subject expert for procurement within a business.  Role holder will provide expertise, regularly partnering with others to meet strategic goals.
  • Reporting on spend performance to provide a holistic picture of procurement activity.

Skills and experience:

  • Experience of understanding, identifying, and executing multiple opportunities across a range of spend categories to deliver value.
  • Experience in managing and motivating small teams of professionals.
  • Track record of driving value beyond straightforward procurement savings; usage of lean techniques to identify and eliminate waste and identify income opportunities in the extended value chain.
  • Supply chain management experience in complex environments.
  • Expert influencing and negotiation skills to drive optimum value through the award of commercially sound contracts.

Benefits

  • Up to £65,000 salary
  • Up to 15% bonus
  • Up to 6% double-matched pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life insurance

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