Head of Procurement
268281761

£100,000 Per Annum

Full Time

Permanent

Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

FMCG

Posted 22 days ago

Expires In 6 Days

Job Description

Head of Procurement
£100,000 circa
20% Bonus
Family Healthcare
Life Insurance & Critical Illness
West Midlands / Hertfordshire
 
 
Join a leading firm dedicated to transforming businesses through strategic consolidation and optimisation and solidifying their position as a key player in the market. They are seeking a dynamic and results driven Head of Procurement to join the team.
 
Position Overview:

As the Head of Procurement, you will spearhead the procurement function, ensuring alignment with the overarching strategic goals. Your primary focus will be to deliver robust processes that optimise the operation and growth of the department. We are seeking a seasoned professional who can cultivate a culture of professionalism and efficiency within the team, while streamlining the supplier network.
 
Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement procurement strategies that support the overall business objectives, emphasising efficiency and cost effectiveness.
Provide leadership and guidance on raw material commodities sourcing, leveraging international trade knowledge to drive competitive advantage.
Lead the rationalisation of the supplier list, optimising relationships and negotiating favourable terms and agreements.
Drive change management initiatives to foster a more professional and collaborative working environment within the procurement team and across the organisation.
Take a hands on approach to procurement activities, leading by example and actively contributing to the achievement of departmental goals.
Mentor and develop team members, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and accountability.
 
Requirements:

Proven experience in procurement leadership roles, ideally in the FMCG / Food Manufacturing sector.
Strong background in raw material commodities procurement and international trade, with a track record of delivering results in complex supply chain environments.
Demonstrated expertise in change management, with the ability to drive organisational transformation and cultivate a culture of excellence.
Exceptional leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate cross-functional teams.
Hands-on approach to procurement, with a passion for driving tangible outcomes and achieving strategic objectives.
 
If you are a dynamic leader who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is passionate about driving impactful change, it would be great to hear from you! This is a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the organisation and contributing to the continued success.

James Jagpal268

James.Jagpal@redrecruitmentnetwork.co.uk

0121 450 5000

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