Supply Chain / Procurement Manager

Supply Chain / Procurement Manager - Defence Sector

Our client is a leading services provider to the defence sector both in the UK and overseas and they wish to appoint an experienced Procurement / Supply Chain professional with experience of European procurement regulations and also UK Government procurement framework agreements.

Job Description

Can be based in Bournemouth or Bristol, genuinely happy with each. Main Procurement team are in Bournemouth but project team are in Bristol so it works either way

The role is focused on Procurement rather than Supply Chain Management

Key responsibilities:
Managing the procurement activity
Drafting contracts with key suppliers
Developing and managing the relationship with Government Procurement Service

Key experience needed:
European procurement regulations
Government Procurement Service (process and framework agreements)
Contract drafting
Familiar with vehicle and fleet management procurement contracts and markets

Role signed off for 50-60k and also carries bonus (10%), car and healthcare.

To provide strategic and operational procurement support to the Phoenix fleet management contract. The main focus of the role will be drafting contracts with key suppliers, developing and managing the relationship with the Government customer and managing the overall procurement activity.

Main Accountabilities:
Delivering key procurement activities to support fleet replacement
Drafting tender and contract documents
Developing and managing the relationship with Government Procurement Service
Developing and implementing effective procurement strategies for Project Phoenix
Managing strategic supplier relationships and performance

Qualifications & Requirements
European procurement regulations
Government Procurement Service (process and framework agreements)
Thorough knowledge of drafting contract terms and conditions
MCIPS or equivalent post grad qualification
Senior supply chain management experience in a large organisation
Educated to HND/degree level or equivalent qualification in Business Studies or a legal qualification, plus membership of a recognised professional institute

Description of Location

Bournemouth OR Bristol

Keywords: procurement , supply chain

Job Type : Permanent

Location : London, Birmingham, Manchester, Plymouth, Southampton, Bristol, Swansea, Oxford, Brighton, Norwich, Derby, Exeter, Liverpool, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Yeovil, Dover, UK Wide

Salary : 50/60k plus 10% B & car

Date Advertised : 03 Jan 2013


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