Senior Procurement Manager

Senior Procurement Manager

Job Title: Senior Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896598_1579624660
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2020 16:37

Job Description

Are you a Procurement Manager with a background in an Aerospace Engineering Organisation? Your experience of planning and delivering a procurement strategy for key business programs will be valuable to this role.

My client is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems.

Main responsibilities:
*Managing strategic suppliers and strategic relationships
*Identify and manage risks associated with key and major subcontracts
*Developing and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders across the company and key suppliers
*Preparing tender packs, evaluating tender proposals, negotiating contract terms and conditions.
*Negotiating proposals, contract modifications and agreements as required
*Assessing the Make vs Buy and provide pay back justifications
*Drafting and negotiating agreements with suppliers whilst applying sound commercial judgement and ensuring compliance with company policies; insurance requirements; confidentiality requirements; and 'flow down' requirements from customer contracts
*Supporting bid teams to source, manage and secure sub-contracts that meet customer needs and differentiates the company from its competitors
*Drive improved profitability and bid cost reduction through re-use, best practice processes and knowledge sharing.
*Manage and control all subcontract documentation, data, files and reports in a timely and accurate manner.
*Supporting internal Phase Reviews/Approvals ensuring that all required approvals are obtained prior to executing a subcontract
*Occasional travel expected for suppliers (national and international).

Your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Extensive background working as a Procurement Manager developing a strategic supplier base and building a performance matrix for ongoing assessment.
*Experience of procuring service contracts for maintenance and new product development would be highly desirable.
*Experience working on complex support programmes in an Engineering organisation (Aerospace is highly desirable).
*Expertise in various contract types (Cost-type, Firm / Fixed Price, Fixed Price Incentive Fee, Fixed Price Level of Effort, Time and Material).
*Experience in supporting a Bid Team to negotiate and secure sub-contracts on complex support service programmes.

Senior Procurement Manager
Bournemouth, Dorset area
Salary - Competitive depending on experience

Key skills - Procurement, Management, Strategic, Service Contracts, Aerospace, Engineering

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position