Procurement Manager - London City

London, London
£200 - £300 per day
02 Nov 2016
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Procurement Manager
Location: City of London
Salary: £200 - £300+ Per Day

Our company client is a widely respected Financial Services organisation who are currently seeking to recruit a highly skilled Procurement professional for their growing team based in the City. The job holder will build on existing work, develop and complete a procurement handbook within the corporate property team while providing expert support to major assignments with the business. The new Procurement Manager will play a pivotal role in helping to formulate and implement the commercial strategy and be responsible for helping embed governance and processes.

Top responsibilities will involve the following:

* Build on existing work to develop and complete a procurement handbook.
* Provide practical procurement support.
* Embed the governance and processes.
* Build the sourcing strategy through to negotiation, contract execution and handover to the Supplier Relationship Management Team.
* Support the Senior Procurement Manager on procurement activity in the pipeline.
* Embed the agreed ways of working into BAU activity via on the job training.

Experience and skills required:

* Graduate calibre
* FM/soft services property experience
* Excellent negotiation skills
* Strong people management experience
* Excellent communication and influencing to develop strong relationships internally and externally
* Able to prioritise and allocate time effectively
* Diligent in completion of tasks and projects
* Highly computer literate - advanced excel
* Strong team player
* Highly organised and motivated

Keywords: Procurement, Property, Purchasing

Please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to be considered for this position.