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Procurement Manager

£50000 - £55000 per annum
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SANJEE SANTHAKUMAR

McGregor Boyall are pleased to be recruiting for a Procurement Manager for one of the largest Housing Associations in London – Ealing based.

The organisation has recently merged with another Housing Association which is presenting the opportunity for a Procurement Manager to be a part of a new culture who will be owning and streamlining processes for the business.

The organisation devotes training and ongoing development as part of their drive to learn programme, as a Procurement Manager you will truly have the exposure to continuous training in a friendly and forward-thinking environment that works well on sharing information and collaboration.

Everyone at the organisation has a Professional Development Plan, which helps you and your manager to identify and plan how you’ll gain new skills and experiences and achieve your career goals as well as a one paid for subscription to a professional body that is relevant to your role.

The company comes with a plethora of benefits including:

  • Competitive salaries that are regularly benchmarked to keep up with current market rates.
  • 27 days paid annual leave moving to 30 days after 2 years continual service.
  • The opportunity to buy and sell up to five days’ of annual leave each year.
  • Two additional paid volunteering days each year.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Enhanced family friendly leave schemes.
  • A generous salary sacrifice pension scheme: matching a contribution of 5% of your monthly salary with another 9% by us.
  • Interest free travel loans for annual season ticket holders using public transport, cyclists and annual car parking fees.
  • The use of Enterprise Car Club cars if you need to drive to a different location to do your job (London-based colleagues only).
  • A great office environment which offers a hangout area with table tennis, comfy sofas and TVs. We also have shower facilities at our London offices for the keen athletes out there.
  • Weekly yoga classes and a range of other sports, wellbeing and general social clubs, with events that everyone can get involved in throughout the year.

Role Holder Responsibilities:

This person will have a strong track record or developing and implementing best in class procurement performance across a range of direct and indirect categories. You must be able to demonstrate significant influence, value add and supply chain improvement across a number of sectors.

You must be able to demonstrate:

  • Proven experience in the use of category management processes to deliver significant benefits to the organisation throughout the entire procurement lifecycle
  • A broad knowledge and experience achieved within both Private and Public Sector procurement environments including use of the Public Contract Regulations and OJEU
  • Experience of overseeing Asset Management, IT and/or corporate services categories.
  • Experience of operating in a fast-paced and developing procurement environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with stakeholders, during a period of immense change across various business directorates, and maintaining focus on successful delivery
  • The character and ability to work under pressure and deliver challenging targets on an enduring and sustainable basis as part of a co-located team
  • Provide support to and where required cover for the Head of Procurement
  • Qualified procurement specialist holding MCIPS or equivalent (If not attaining this qualification can be subsidised)
  • You’ll deliver easy, reliable, empathetic service to your internal and external customers, by seeking to understand fully your customers’ needs, identifying and working to remove pain points, and always doing what you say you will

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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