Procurement Technology Systems Lead, Global FMCG

GBP65000 - GBP70000 per annum + Bonus
08 Dec 2021
07 Jan 2022
George Beale
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement Technology Systems Lead - Leading Global Consumer Goods Firm - West London + Flex Working - £60-70k + Bonus

This leading consumer goods firm, headquarter in the UK and generating over £4Bn in total revenue is looking to add to their high-performing procurement team as part of a significant transformation this function is embarked on.

This procurement team covers well over £2bn in total spend across all it's category functions, with this role being critical in the strategic development and management of procurement technologies and data, vital for this function to match their goals. As a function going through transformation, you will get the opportunity to work on some exciting technology procurement projects, including global implementations of software's and the execution of large contract negotiations, really making this a fantastic role for someone looking to push their limits in a challenging but rewarding environment.

Procurement Technology Systems Lead overview:

  • Technology - Own the strategic for procurement technologies with a planning view or 1-3 years, able to articulate this vision to stakeholders and build roadmaps for the investment of new technologies, supported by C Suite execs
  • Governance & Compliance - create and own the main policies and processes within procurement, whilst collaborating across business units to ensure process connections are made
  • Data - be a guardian of all procurement master data and worth with other functional data owners where possible

Experience required:

  • Strong affinity to procurement technologies including experience of implanting and leading technology implementation programs with SAP Ariba or Coupa
  • Proven experience in being able to operate effectively across different cultures and geographies
  • Experience within technology lead transformation projects is ideal
  • Degree level education / CIPS / MCIPS is preferred however not essential

If you are interested in joining a leading global consumer goods firm and lead the overall strategic direction of a global procurement transformation through the management and lead of procurement technology, please apply through this domain or with a copy of your cv to

Keywords: procurement, purchasing, indirect procurement, strategic procurement, technology procurement, technology, SAP, Ariba, Coupa, transformation, technology transformation, degree, London, flexible working, hybrid working

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