Alexander Lloyd are delighted to be partnering Southern Water, one of the UK's largest private utility company based out of their head office in Worthing, West Sussex as they look to appoint several new hires into the Procurement & Contracts team.
The business has recently undergone an exciting transformation to shift culturally and systematically from a tactical procurement function to a strategic/commercial remit, allowing for influence and value add opportunities across the business. With the sourcing aspect of the role, recently been outsourced, this allows for great category management responsibilities and for the contracts team to work in a central function.
As such as we need individuals who love to roll their sleeves up and get stuck in, from improving efficiency's, building strong relationships with the key stakeholders across the organisation and nurturing relationships with your suppliers.
The vacancies we have are as follows: ·Centre of Excellence Lead - Framework implementation/Contracts/Policies ·Senior Manager Contracts - Indirect Contracts ·Supplier Management and Contracts Manager - Direct Contracts ·Category Manager Operations ·CategoryManager Construction & Engineering ·Catalogue Specialist ·Category Specialist
The ideal candidates will have a proven background in working closely within a shared service centre environment, demonstrate a methodical and problem solver attribute whilst being an excellent communicator. Our client works within a heavy regulated environment, and so we want people who can embrace and thrive within that environment.