Lead Procurement & Commercial Manager

Job Ref: LM/1086/LPCM
Sector: Manufacturing & Production
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 15 May 2018
  • Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, Scotland
  • £65,000 - £80,000 per Annum
  • Blue Arrow Glasgow Office
  • 0141 221 0007

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Blue Arrow has a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Procurement & Commercial Manager with our client based in Glasgow.

Reporting into the Head of Procurement & Commercial, you will lead an operational Procurement Team across multidiscipline sectors (ie, Rail, Construction, Telecoms & Multi Utility Projects).  The role is to deliver value for money for the business whilst ensuring robust contracts are placed to support requirements.

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role, you will have significant experience operating at a Senior Level and have strong interpersonal skills to maintain relationships with stakeholders at all levels (including Managing Director). You will have both Mechanical & Electrical working experience and fully understand the market and provide innovative procurement solutions to support.
In addition, you will have experience supporting bids where required (ie obtaining pricing etc) and have working experience of various sets of terms and conditions with NEC being a must. Furthermore, you should ideally be MCIPS / degree educated or have an equivalent direct entry to a recognised appropriate professional body.
Demonstrable stakeholder engagement and managements skills are essential, as is the ability to influence, lead and resolve disputes and problem solve. You will have excellent communication and presentation skills, strong commercial acumen, and a continuous improvement mind set. Due to the nature of this role, travel is essential (including overnight stays) and it is essential have experience working across a multi site business.


Company Benefits

 - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

- Great share plans

- Group Pension Plan

- One day paid volunteering

- Tailored internal development opportunities
Blue Arrow
12/06/2018 09:00:00
GBP 65000 65000.