Head Of Procurement

Job Title: Head Of Procurement
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Reference: 1254071
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Job Published: March 11, 2022 12:01

Job Description

Head Of Procurement
Monday to Friday – 9am – 5:30pm
Dynamite Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for a £20M Turnover, highly reputable client based in Southampton that are looking to recruit an experienced Head Of Procurement.
Duties will include but not limited to:
  • Procure goods, materials and services to ensure that the companies operational needs are met and delivered for best value
  • Create and implement a strategic approach to procurement for the whole business
  • Responsible for all aspects of procurement covering all entities in the business .
  • Facilitate competitive tendering processes including preparing tender packages
  • Conduct research for new/alternative suppliers of goods and services
  • Provide analysis and reports on costs, new and existing and review cost reduction activities
  • Review opportunities for continuous improvement and business improvements
  • Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships, communicating appropriately
  • Negotiate contracts, improve prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to deliver savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Ideally you will be a member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply or working towards this
  • Experience of working across Hospitality and Commercial businesses
  • Previous experience in a similar role with a proven track record of positive impact on profitability and service levels
  • Experience in managing a group procurement function
  • Someone who is a forward thinker is essential
  • Someone who is able to work independently and make decisions
If you would like to hear more about this role, please get in touch with Shannon Preston on 02392 455422