Head of Procurement

EUR85000.00 - EUR100000 per annum +
27 Feb 2018
27 Mar 2018
Susan Histon
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
Your new company is a growing distributor based in Monaghan who have created a new role for the head of procurement. The are renowned for advising, stocking and distributing across all industries and have a growing presence in the UK.

Your new role
As head of procurement you will build an end-to-end operational solution encompassing product selection model, category management, procurement, demand forecasting, order management, purchasing and strategic supplier relationship management. This will be across all business units and operations. As a key member of the leadership team you will assist with stock efficiency and improve customer service levels. You will also be responsible for an annual spend of €50 million.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have 10 years' experience in a head of procurement role, preferably within a distribution environment. 5 years' experience with ERP systems, with specific knowledge of channel management, demand forecasting, MRP, supplier forecasting, EDI and replenishment systems. A seasoned leader who has managed cross-functional projects. Proven negotiation and relationship management skills are essential. Experience with outsourcing management as well as KPI management of suppliers/vendors is required.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary and work with a growing organisation. You will have exposure to a new role with autonomy over both procurement.

What you need to do now
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