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Procurement Lead - Dundee

IT & Telecomms - Procurement
Ref: 5325 Date Posted: Thursday 08 Apr 2021
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Lusona Consultancy are working with an established and innovative bespoke client who are looking to appoint a Procurement Lead who will have ownership for the Procurement Function.

The Procurement Lead will manage and motivate the Procurement Team and mentor their personal development.  The Procurement Lead will be responsible for developing the procurement strategy and improving procurement processes and procedures to drive excellence within the team.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Managing the end to end procurement process from sourcing suppliers, negotiating terms, drafting contracts and managing supplier performance
  • Responsible for all areas of spend with the organisation including materials, indirect spend, services and utilities
  • Develop procurement strategies to achieve cost savings and quality targets
  • Manage Supplier performance against KPI’s and regular reviews
  • Analyse data and produce reports on spend, savings, waste and profitability
  • Work closely with internal colleagues to understand sales forecasts and material supply

Experience and knowledge:

  • An experienced Procurement Professional who has a passion for leading successful teams
  • Experience of the end to end procurement process
  • Experience of building strong Supplier relationships
  • Happy to be hands on, whilst developing the strategy of the team
  • Strong commercial and negotiation skills
  • Resilient and can adapt to change in a fast-paced environment
  • MCIP’s qualified or working towards would be highly advantageous

To discuss this opportunity in more detail, please call Shuna Boyle on 07949 509546.