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Procurement Manager

Witney, Oxfordshire
£75,000 to £80,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
JOB TITLE: Procurement Manager START DATE: ASAP Contract: 12 Months - Perm Potential PAY RATE: £75,000+ Per Annum LOCATION: Witney, Oxfordshire - Hybrid The Client Specialising in the emerging market of medical devices and diagnostics agents. Our client has a large product area in Diabetes, Arthritis, Spesis, Pregnancy and many more. They are a global client that makes and sells technologically advanced devices that are used within hospitals, homes and other private groups. The Project Due to continued business growth and internal progression, we have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Manager to join our team based in Witney, Oxfordshire. Your experience Degree qualified and bring a breadth of experience across both operational and strategic procurement in the manufacturing environment. You have CIPS and/or Project Management certifications are advantageous but not essential. You are a self-starter/results focused individual who brings the ability to build effective relationships with colleagues and other functional teams, and excellent interdisciplinary, intercultural, influence/negotiation and networking skills. You are adept at managing change, with experience gained in a large sized organisation, and comfortable managing teams at the strategic level. Your new responsibilities The Procurement Manager will be accountable for leading and developing the procurement process to support both UK and Ireland operations. Driving ownership and accountability in your team, the focus will be on supporting the ongoing development of both process and people, whilst delivering on large upcoming tender opportunities, on-time, and on-budget. Responsible for the management of strategic relationships, both internally and externally, you will be experienced in both Direct Material and Indirect procurement, and able to implement the business vision for Indirect Procurement. Leading a team of 5 direct reports, you will develop and deploy our vision and strategy with a multi-year roadmap to establish the function in the European sites and ensure implementation and leverage of best practices and compliance across all purchasing areas. You will continually look for opportunities for cost reductions, cost avoidance and provision of overall value improvements, whilst measuring and tracking team performance. Focusing on motivating factors to develop the strong team already in place in Witney, you will establish processes and standards that will elevate the procurement team. With a focus on talent development, coaching, and mentoring, you will build skills in the people of the team and support continued delivery of business objectives.Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 702535913-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Business Support
    Randstad Business Support
  • Location: Witney, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £75,000 to £80,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract