Job Type: Permanent
Job Industry: Leisure/Distribution
Contact Name: Halim Ahmad
Job Location: Hertfordshire
Job Title: Procurement Manager (Indirects)
Job Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
We have an exciting opportunity to work for one of the UK’s leading hospitality and leisure organisations who are looking for a Procurement Manager to cover their indirect category space.
In this role, you will be working collaboratively with their Senior Procurement Manager across all 3 of the group’s brands.
Roles and responsibilities:
* Develop a strategic category plan which has a clear savings opportunity scope.
* Managing commercial relationships with suppliers across your categories.
* Lead contract negotiations on behalf of the organisation and develop negotiation plans.
* Identifying and executing new opportunities in and driving continuous improvement in the supply base.
* Interfacing with internal professionals to ensure requirements are delivered and operational efficiencies are maximised.
* Management of a large annual spend.
* Experience in a fast-paced business such as Hospitality, Retail, FMCG etc is a big plus.
* Proven ability in delivering savings through driving strategic category planning.
* Capable of building a strong rapport with stakeholders and suppliers.
* Delivering process or policy improvement.
* Confident and capable of managing senior business stakeholders.
* Worked in a heavy workload, fast pace and able to change with prompt demand.
* MCIPS qualification is a reference.