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Senior Procurement Manager - JN 72841

  • Location:

    Birmingham, England

  • Sector:

    Real Estate & Property Services, Facilities Management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + package

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    FMJobs@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -032021-72841_1614795784

  • Published:

    03 March 2021

  • Expiry date:

    02 May 2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Cobalt is working alongside a disruptor of the Real Estate industry who, having almost doubled in size over the last couple of years, is looking to fuel that continued growth by hiring for a newly created Senior Procurement Manager role. You'll be the key connector across a first-class property team, working with functions such as Facilities Management, Surveying, and the operations team to help build and deliver a procurement service that enables the sustainable and continued development of our clients property management business.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Acting as a key driver for procurement strategy and process;

  • Overseeing and managing the approved supplier list, including the on-boarding of new suppliers;

  • Assisting the property teams with preparing the specifications;

  • Managing/assisting with tenders across the business;

  • Appointing new suppliers including sourcing and selecting, as preparing documentation such as Cost Plans;

  • Alongside the FM team, identifying opportunities to increase value from service providers;

  • Helping to lead the growing procurement team and deputising for the Head of Procurement where necessary.

Our client is looking for someone with their CIPS Level 4 Diploma, and someone who brings experience of leading tendering processes/supervising a procurement function, ideally within a Facilities Management environment. You will be able to bring together stakeholders of all levels using your interpersonal skills in order to deliver a first-class procurement service within a thriving, growing property business.

If you are interested in this role, please apply online with your CV today. Please note this role may appoint before the closing date of this advert