senior procurement development controller in coventry

01 November 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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£ 43,000 - £ 46,000 per year
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coventry, west midlands
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job type
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£ 43,000 - £ 46,000 per year
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april payne, randstad cpe
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job description

Randstad are currently looking for a Senior Procurement Development Controller to work for one of their clients based in the West Midlands.

As the Senior Controller; you will take a leading role and support the Global Procurement and Supply Chain Development Manager and team in their day to day activity and delivery of objectives.

We are looking for candidates across all sectors; whether it is Pharmaceutical, Retail, Manufacturing or Automotive.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

* Able to analyse detailed data and translate this data into meaningful summaries.
* Develop and maintain our key Procurement KPI's, across all Procurement functions and ensure that these KPI's support the drive within the organisations performance.
* Ensure that Procurement is fully mobilised with regards to your specific elements / commodities and focused on our required deliverables.
* Form part of the Global Procurement & Supply Chain Development team in defining and rolling out our strategy plans across the whole Department and other functions.
* Provide Procurement / Commercial input into cross functional teams that effectively contributes to the organisation's goals.
* Together with the Global Procurement & Supply Chain Development Manager, implement clear and transparent processes, to ensure all Departments follow a standard approach.
* Support the development of a standard for each Departments strategic approach, whilst allowing the team's lateral movement to express their strategies.
* Evaluate each department's plans and assess any delivery risks and required mitigation where required to ensure delivery.
* Support the department in translating the businesses strategic requirements into clearly defined processes, where performance can be monitored and measured against expected results.
* Provide Procurement / Commercial analysis into cross-functional teams that effectively contributes to the organisation's goals by applying a confident approach to teamwork.
* Promote good supplier relationships, through supporting the development of a Supplier scorecard and eventually, the development of a Supplier awards system.

Qualifications & Experience:

* Ideally educated to Degree level, preferably in line with the role requirements.
* Previous Procurement / Finance / Analyst experience is necessary.
* Understanding of the strategic role of the Procurement function and ability to work at this level.
* Demonstrable ability to prioritise tasks and have effective time management and analytical skills.
* Good communication and interpersonal skills.
* Microsoft Office & specifically Excel/ PowerPoint skills are required.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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educational requirements

bachelors degree