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Greenfield Head of Directs Procurement - Midlands - £100k

Greenfield Head of Directs Procurement - Midlands - £100k

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Up to £100000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Various Benefits

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    Joe Kelly

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    9 months ago

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Greenfield Head of Directs Procurement - Midlands - £100k

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a Global Manufacturing organisation and lead a completely greenfield procurement function.

This role has responsibility for developing building a procurement and supply chain function, to focus on global category management, best practice demand management techniques and robust process implementation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the development and implementation of category strategies with Procurement Managers using strategic sourcing techniques
  • Create a customer focused performance led culture, collaborating with regional teams , functions management to deliver procurement excellence
  • Develop Procurement and Supply Chain Management capability both at Divisional and Regional level
  • Be hands-on with category management in what is a very small function

About you:

  • Demonstrable experience in a professional purchasing role with excellent sourcing and contract management skills within Heavy Industry
  • Ability to influence, persuade, challenge key & diverse stakeholders at senior levels
  • Experienced coaching and development skills, with experience of engaging and leading a team
  • Strong influencing and communication skills, using a range of techniques to best effect

If this sounds of interest, I'd love to hear from you.

Please submit an application or send an email to (including your CV) to be considered for this role.