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Procurement Category Manager (NPD) - £500 p/d

Procurement Category Manager (NPD) - £500 p/d

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Ricky Kelly

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  • Job ref:

    RK - 11596_1530777278

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 - 6 months

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This is an exciting opportunity, for a candidate with a passion for Technology and Engineering, to play a lead role in the development of a 'Greenfield' procurement function, in a fast-track Global business. Our client, one of the most iconic global automotive manufacturers in the world operating in the "High-Tech" sector, seeks to recruit an experienced Interim Procurement professional to lead a portfolio helping design and build innovative technology solutions across a broad range of industries and markets.


You will be focused as a Procurement Business Partner to the Technology division whilst supporting through the entire "product" lifecycle from Bid support through to Customer Delivery. You will need to be able to define/drive the "cost strategy" within the Bid documents. Majority of the "procurement" work will be based around the souring (full end to end tender process) and associated SRM of 3rd Party Manufacturing solutions (total outsourcing manufacturing). You will be getting involved with the Quality function to ensure that their requirements are built into the manufacturing solution & associated KPI's/SLA's.


  • 3rd Party Manufacturing (total outsourced solutions); ideally including knowledge of the Asian supply base
  • Experience of NPD/NPI in a low volume/high mix manufacturing environment Experience of "Bid Support" - i.e. costing/pricing input
  • Experience of managing the performance of an outsourced manufacturing supplier (in an SRM capacity)
  • Experience of working with the Quality Function - and implementing their requirements/controls into the supplier KPI's/SLA's
  • A working knowledge of ARIBA is desirable
  • Degree and MCIPS preferred

Rate: £500 per day
Duration: 3-6 months
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to learn more please send an up to date copy of your CV to or call me on 01483 213 302.