Senior Procurement Project Manager (Security)

GBP40000 - GBP60000 per annum +
21 Sep 2018
21 Oct 2018
Daniel Barnes
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Senior Procurement Project Manager (Security)

Industry: Leading Retail Brand

Salary: £40k - £60k + 10% Store Discount + Pension and Health Care + Car Allowance/Company Car

Location: London


This is an unrivalled opportunity for a procurement professional to utilise their specialist security experience in a leading retail brand. Such an individual will be expected to be driven, proactive and committed to their procurement project work - delivery results rewarded by excellent opportunities for promotion from within. The successful candidate will be joining a steadily growing firm who greatly value their Procurement function.

The Procurement role will involve:

  • Sourcing equipment with a high level of autonomy across the security category including security systems, intruder alarms, CCTV cameras, Fire Safety/Fighting equipment, safes, electronic alarm systems
  • Direct line management of 2 procurement professionals - motivating and supporting them as well as ensuring performance
  • Supplier relationship management - negotiating strategic cost savings in line with business goals, using your own personal Procurement vision to add value to the business
  • Liaising with top stakeholders in order to find areas of focus for optimising the Procurement service and areas value can be improved
  • Planning projects and implementing security roll-outs across UK stores

Key Skills:

  • Excellent market knowledge within the security category - resident expert
  • Proven track record of implementing security projects - managing these through their life cycle
  • An ability to influence and build relationships with senior stakeholders - promoting best Procurement practice
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and across multiple projects in a fast paced, demanding environment
  • Proactive and self-motivated - able to work and produce results autonomously but also within a team environment
  • Degree/MCIPS

This world-renowned retailer is going from strength to strength and they are looking for top procurement and project management talent to help them complete their objectives. If you wish to become a vital part of a growing team/brand; and to take advantage of this exciting new Procurement position with an excellent starting salary and package then click "apply" now or send your CV to

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