European Procurement Manager

GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum + Car
03 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Consultant, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

European Procurement Manager - Fortune 500 Automotive Company - Greater London/ West London - £50,000- £60,000 + CAR

Industry leader in the automotive space is looking for a European Procurement Manager to help drive the direction of their procurement function. This is an opportunity for an Indirect Procurement Professional with strong analytical skills to assume a position of great responsibility within the rapidly growing procurement function of a huge global company. The company themselves work with both niche and high profile suppliers from all over the globe so there is substantial exposure to be gained in this role.

As European Procurement Manager you will:-
* Be responsible for spend over £100million across all indirect procurement categories, primarily focusing on Hr, Professional Services, and IT Procurement
* Manage the entire end-to-end procurement process, taking charge of everything from analysis of tenders all the way through to delivery of the category plan
* Work with suppliers and executive stakeholders from all corners of the globe to provide the best value for money- gaining great global exposure in the process
* Recruit and mentor one direct report with a view to building a larger team in the future

European Procurement Manager required background:-
* Recent experience in analytical aspects of indirect procurement ideally having worked within the EMEA remit
* Evidence of rapid progression or personal achievements in your previous role(s)
* Expert-level proficiency in Excel, Ariba, and other industry software
* Degree + CIPS (beneficial but not essential)

This is a fantastic opportunity that doesn't come around very often for an ambitious indirect procurement specialist to take on a position with great responsibility and exposure within a procurement function going through an exciting transformation

To find out more and apply please send your CV to or directly through this page.

Key Skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, stakeholder management, negotiation, SRM, contract management, procurement consultancy, Indirect procurement

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