Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Network Rail
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£50,400 and increasing to £56,700
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
12 Apr 2019
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible
  • Are you looking for an exciting new challenge?
  • Do you want to work for a company that prides itself on the flexibility, safety and health & wellbeing of its employees?
  • Does providing a comprehensive sourcing service that delivers company-wide commercial arrangements motivate you? If so, then the below could be for you…

     

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Manager to join our expanding Contracts & Procurement team based within LNW - London North Western Route.  You will support the wider team by developing and maintaining positive collaborative relations with customers, suppliers and between key functions

You will implement effective category, contracting and supplier strategies that mitigate supply market risks and reduce the cost of procured materials and services. You will also manage the effective sourcing, tendering and negotiation of goods or services with a value of up to c£250m annually to achieve business priorities and efficiency targets,

We are looking for an individual who has a strong negotiation skills and a very customer focussed approach to work. You should be effective in strategic sourcing and an innovative approach to pricing strategies.

LNW’s vision for the five years to 2024 is “One team safely delivering excellent services to customers and taxpayers.” We will achieve this vision by embedding a safe, caring workforce culture that welcomes everyone and embraces new ideas and fresh thinking.

By becoming a more open, diverse and inclusive organisation we can deliver a safe, accessible railway for everyone. We’re working hard to ensure our workforce better represents our customers and society as a whole.