Procurement Manager

London, England
Procurement
Permanent
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum 10% bonus
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14899/001
30-Sep-2022

Procurement Manager (Generalist) – National transport operator – London (hybrid) - £50,000-£60,000 depending on experience plus package

Pod is very excited to be working with a multinational transportation company that has been growing exponentially in the last years. Serving more than 3 billion passenger and constantly working to improve their services, they are now looking for a talented Procurement Manager to join their team.

Role overview

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Deputising for the Head of Procurement (to whom you will be directly reporting to) and working to improve the business’ procurement practices
  • Looking after categories such as security or cleaning, managing the full end-to-end process
  • Managing high value, complex contracts across a variety of goods and services categories making sure these align to the company and industry’s regulations
  • Identifying and managing risks that may arise through the contracts’ operation
  • Negotiating commercial terms to deliver cost savings and improvements
  • Building and looking after relationships with internal and external stakeholders to add value to the business

Key skills and experience required

  • Strong end-to-end procurement experience with the ability to run strategic sourcing projects in a heavy regulated industry (e.g., rail, transportation, engineering, manufacturing, etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge of commercial contracts, of contract management lifecycle and full end-to-end sourcing process
  • Commercial acumen and analytical skills
  • Competent user of ERP Systems and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication (both oral and written), negotiation and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with other departments as well as autonomously with a proactive approach

 What’s in it for you?

  • Salary: £50,000-£60,000 depending on experience, 10% bonus plus package
  • Hybrid role
  • Excellent travel discounts

 If you want to find out more about this opportunity, reach out to me at sara@pod-talent.com or click Apply Now.

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