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Procurement Projects Manager

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Discipline:

    Operations

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Qasim Khan

  • Contact email:

    qasim.khan@macgregorblack.com

  • Salary:

    65000

  • Salary band:

    60000

  • Reference:

    920_1596107098

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-29

  • Client:

    #

  • Consultant:

    #

Procurement Expert Project Lead

Do you have extensive experience in Procurement Excellence?

Do you excel in Stakeholder Management?

Are you ready to make an impact within a leading Food group?

 

MacGregor Black are partnering with a Leading Food Company on the search for a Procurement Projects Lead This is a permanent role based in West London.

As the Procurement Projects Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the execution of the project pipeline in your category area.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Fully own and manage the pipeline of projects being delivered by the category team
  • Lead the cross functional ideation, feasibility, and project chartering of new opportunities
  • Complete financial forecasting and execute cost savings projects
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams in Procurement, R&D, Quality, Sustainability, CSR, MUs and SUs to ensure on-time and on-target project execution
  • Champion best practices, continually improving ways of working by collaboration with different stakeholders
  • Where required conduct supplier negotiations, bids, renewals to deliver annual awards for mega tender projects
  • Identify and deliver on synergies as a result of M&A activity
  • Work with manufacturing excellence team to execute and support make vs. buy decisions.
  • Effectively manage relationships with manufacturing facilities
  • Ensure compliance related process and procedures are uncompromised
  • Assure high quality standards, on-time deliveries, bench costs and ensure food safety regulations & CSR requirements from all suppliers

 

What we are looking for:

  • Someone from a procurement consulting firm
  • Strong commercial acumen, ideally within food or FMCG business or consulting
  • Strong collaborative working skills
  • Extensive procurement experience
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Excellent project management pedigree
  • Able to delivery ongoing improvement and best practices, willing to identify and come up with potential solutions

 

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Procurement professional to work in an entrepreneurial organisation that offers immense career progression and the ability to make a significant impact on the procurement function.

On offer is a competitive Salary + Benefits

Please contact Qasim Khan today for further information