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Strategic Procurement Manager

Strategic Procurement Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Project Accounting

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  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Strategic Procurement Manager: £55,000 - £60,000 + Benefits

For a Regulator based in Central London, we're recruiting a Strategic Procurement Manager for Professional Services and HR. This person will be a senior member of the Procurement Team leading on the management of the professional services and HR categories, which accounts for over £20m of annual trade spend. The Strategic Procurement Manager will lead stakeholder relationships across the business and will develop category and sourcing strategies, leading with the tendering of longer-term strategic contracts and short-term tactical solutions. This role manages a small team and will oversee the P2P responsibilities.

Main Duties:

  • Lead the management of Professional Services and HR categories
  • Lead stakeholder relationships across the business
  • Provide sound and consistent commercial advice
  • Develop category and sourcing strategies. Leading to a coherent approach and the tendering of long-term strategic contracts and short-term tactical solutions
  • Ensure through the procurement and commercial arrangements organisational objectives are delivered, efficiencies and wider value is achieved and compliance with relevant policy and procurement legislation is maintained
  • Line manage and develop a team of Procurement Officers, deputising for the Head of Procurement
  • Take ownership of procurement improvement initiatives, ensuring successful delivery
  • Oversee and manage the Procurement Team's purchase to pay responsibilities

Person Specification:

  • MCIPS accreditation
  • Proven track record of delivering high-value procurement projects / tenders in the Public Sector
  • Excellent knowledge of Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and associated case law
  • Strong track-record in managing others
  • Experience of e-sourcing systems
  • Knowledge of Concessions Contracts Regulations 2016
  • P2P and contract management experience
  • Public Procurement experience

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