Procurement Manager

Location
London
Salary
£neg
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Nov 2016
Ref
VAC-58002
Contact
Susan O'Brien
Sector
Engineering
Category
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a major engineering company, they're recruiting for a Procurement Manager to work on an exciting new rail track alignment project on a staff basis in the London area

The candidate:
- Experience of working any of the following industries: civils, rail or infrastructure industry
- Ability to work on own initiative and to timescales.
- Constant pressure to prioritise effectively requisitions and other projects.
- Initiative required for sourcing of new suppliers.
- Freedom to make decisions within spend allowance.
- You'll achieve results through defining, assigning and delivering work and team objectives

Knowledge and Experience:
- Early contract involvement experience ("ECI")
- Systematic and timely approach to decision making and problem solving.
- Critical analysis of information to identify key elements in an issue.
- Extensive experience of procurement management on significant contracts
- Ability to negotiate competitively and effectively
- NEC contracts experience would be beneficial
- subcontracts experience is also beneficial