Greenfield Indirect Procurement Manager

GBP50000.00 - GBP58000.00 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE
18 Aug 2021
17 Sep 2021
Devan Amin
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Consultant, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Greenfield Indirect Procurement Manager - Market-Leading FMCG - Leeds based + Flex - £50,000 - £58,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus

This household name in the FMCG industry, with a procurement function that has been considered to be best-in-class in the past, is looking to continue its modernization journey by bringing in a forward-thinking procurement professional to drive the function forward!

With full buy-in from the board and an excellent wider procurement team, this is an unparalleled opportunity for an ambitious procurement professional to use their experience in an innovative way, by designing and implementing brand new processes and systems.

As Greenfield Indirect Procurement Manager, you will: -

  • Design and implement brand new procurement policies and systems to help deliver additional levels of cost reduction and increased value across the business
  • Take the lead on the rollout of a brand-new Centre of Excellence, which will be responsible for delivering these policies and training the wider team
  • Work closely with the wider indirect procurement team, building on existing processes across a number of categories including but not limited to Marketing, Professional Services, IT and FM procurement
  • Keep track of the latest market trends, researching new, innovative methods to keep driving procurement forward

Greenfield Indirect Procurement Manager, required background: -

  • End-to-end strategic procurement experience across various indirect categories, ideally having had some exposure to Marketing, Professional Services, IT or FM procurement
  • Experience of creating and implementing new procurement strategies and policies, with proof of tangible results
  • Exposure to a highly regulated or heavily process focused industry is beneficial but not essential
  • A creative, innovative and forward-thinking mindset
  • Strong academic background (2.1 degree or above + CIPS) is beneficial but not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious, innovative procurement professional who wants the chance to put their stamp on a truly world-class brand!

To apply please submit your CV through this forum or email Devan at

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