Salary: Up to £48,000
Company bonus of up to £2,500 (based on company performance and will vary year to year)
Pension of maximum total (employer and employee) contribution of up to 14%
Up to 15 additional days flexi leave
Enhanced parental leave offers up to 26 weeks for maternity, adoption and shared parental leave. Enhancements are available for paternity leave, neonatal leave and fertility testing and treatments.
Fantastic site facilities, including subsidised meals, free car parking and more
Excellent career progression and development opportunities
We’re working with a world-leading, technical & scientific engineering organisation, with sites across Europe. They have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Manager.
Their order book stretches for many years, and they have healthy profits and a range of new projects in place. They’re stable with steady controlled growth, offer dynamic working, and fantastic opportunities to grow and develop your career further.
The Procurement Manager role:
Are you passionate about managing critical supplier subcontracts? Do you have experience of providing commercial guidance and would love the opportunity to work collaboratively with suppliers?
As a Procurement Subcontract Specialist for Major Equipment Procurement (MEP), you will partner with our suppliers and enable the business to provide world-leading defence capabilities for our Home Nations and their Allies.
You will lead subcontracts and obligations across the entire life cycle of complex systems, project manage the on-time, on-cost, on-quality delivery of high-value and sophisticated sub-systems, provide commercial guidance to internal customers and manage risk and opportunity to safeguard the interests of the business.
MEP provides a collaborative, team-focused environment where multitasking is a key skill. This is a key role, and we need people who can help us be successful by taking requirements and problem-solving with tangible solutions. There will be ample opportunities for you to develop within the MEP team and across the wider procurement business. You will be required to travel to our suppliers in the UK, Europe and potentially internationally.
Procurement Manager Skills and Qualifications required:
Experience in procurement subcontract management, e.g. negotiation, contract and terms and conditions.
Be able to problem solve daily and be skilled at finding a resolution
Keen to provide continuous support and co-operation to senior internal and external customers
Continually improve opportunities, analyse situations and present possibilities, whilst balancing risk
Prior experience working in a highly regulated industry (defence/aerospace/medical etc) would be highly beneficial
Rules onsite require British Citizenship. Dual nationals can apply for this position, and you will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance.
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