Interim Procurement Director - Manchester

Interim Procurement Director - Manchester

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum + Competitive Day Rate

  • Contact:

    Dan Edwards

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Interim Procurement Director - Manchester - 6/12 Months - IT Outsourcing - Competitive Day Rate

I have an urgent requirement for an Interim Procurement Director to join a large outsourcing business for a period of 6-12 months. The role will be responsible for rationalising supplier spend across a circa £500MN T/O division. Working directly for the CFO you will be targeted at delivering circa £10MN of savings by bringing strategic focus to the existing supply chain.

Interim Procurement Director - Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and review the performance of current suppliers
  • Deep dive into current contractual terms with a focus on cost reduction
  • The development and implementation of the continuous procurement / contract strategy
  • Leading in the negotiation, amendment and delivery of a broad range contract, direct and third-party providers
  • Responsible for the definition, implementation and review of best practice processes and performance
  • Lead procurement negotiating cost savings and mitigating supply risk

Interim Procurement Director - Candidate Requirements:

  • Minimum of 10 years' experience within a senior Procurement / Contracts Director role
  • Significant experience of IT contract re-negotiation with demonstrable cost saving within a blue-chip business
  • Significant experience of delivery within a change environment
  • Demonstrable commercial acumen
  • Solid experience in high-value contract negotiation, novation and amendment

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