Procurement Director

West Midlands Permanent
  • Outstanding opportunity
  • Flexible location

About Our Client

Our client is a recognised UK market leader of B2B products and services in their sector and currently generates revenues in excess of £250m. The business has attained considerable growth both organically and via acquisition and now provides a comprehensive range of service based solutions to an enviable portfolio of clients. The business is entering an exciting period with a mandate for significant growth resulting in a need to appoint a Procurement Director

Job Description

Reporting to the CEO, the key responsibilities will include:

  • As a member of the senior leadership team, play a key role in the ongoing development and review of the strategy ensuring business objectives are met
  • Developing and deploying a procurement strategy that will deliver significant financial impact across the business
  • Taking full responsibility and accountability for sourcing processes, whilst utilising sourcing techniques and best practice that will deliver significant benefit to the business
  • Providing leadership and development to the Procurement function and ensuring the category teams provide the appropriate level of commercial expertise
  • Ensuring the ongoing development of category management
  • Building strong relationships with internal stakeholders and key suppliers
  • Evaluating market trends and implementing procurement strategies/initiatives that will enable the business to further develop their commercial proposition

The Successful Applicant

Prospective candidate will be of graduate calibre with a demonstrable track record of success operating in procurement leadership roles in the B2B product/services sector. You will have extensive experience developing and deploying procurement strategies that have delivered significant financial impact to the business. Of equal importance are exceptional leadership skills and strong commercial acumen that will enable you to make an immediate impact in this growth business

What's on Offer

Attractive package

Contact
Philip Spencer
Quote job ref
JN-112021-4542018

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Consultant name
Philip Spencer
Job reference
JN-112021-4542018