An exciting role has arisen for an instantly recognisable media brand. Working as the Procurement Manager within Production Services, you will be expected to engage with Stakeholders at all levels and use your strong communication skills to develop relationships with the Heads of Productions and Production Executives across all the companies within this organisation.
Main purpose of the role: -Responsible for maintaining Preferred Supplier Lists and developing supplier management plans with these Preferred Suppliers. -Responsible for the negotiation of new contracts, renewals and commercial terms. -To advise Production stakeholders whilst promoting procurement best practice. -Find innovative and new commercial ways of working. -Ensure Production use the procurement tools and processes developed and used by the rest of the procurement team. This includes running Procurement kick off meetings, use of RFQ templates, evaluation tools and supplier contract terms. -Take ownership of sourcing projects across all divisions within Production.
Experience required: -Strong negotiation and influencing skills with the ability to build rapport with demanding and driven stakeholders, ability to lead negotiations and processes, deliver effective presentations at meetings -Flexible attitude to work and willingness to work across category when the workload within the Procurement team requires it -Must be happy working in a pressurised environment and working to very tight deadlines. -Must be happy to work in environment where projects are fast turnaround and often with little advance warning. -Must demonstrate a knowledge of contract and commercial terms negotiation -Excellent interpersonal skills and able to effectively influence senior key stakeholders both internally and externally -Good team focus - creating strong collaborative working relationships with colleagues around the business
This is a great time to join this expanding organisation. The salary on offer is up to £45,000 plus excellent benefits. If you would like to find out more about this role please call Jane Wallbank on 01293 572900 or email email@example.com
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