procurement manager in croydon

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£ 400 per year
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job details

croydon, south east
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working hours
£ 400 per year
reference number
0117 311 1999
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job description

Randstad have been engaged to recruit for an Procurement Manager with a strong Asset Management and Vendor management services background. This will be a hands on role that will involve drafting contracts and engaging in negotiations from day one. It is imperative to have demonstrable experience of hitting the ground running working in a large diverse organisation.

You will strategically source, manage, and monitor third party contracts for software/hardware.

You will manage suppliers by supporting supplier on boarding, risk assessments, contract negotiation, intellectual property (IP) and royalties, software procurement. This role will work closely with the Head of Procurement supporting the team with hands on end to end procurement.

Your key responsibilities include:

Sourcing and qualification of market leading third providers and analytics management tools.
* Conducting regular supplier performance, contract and cost analysis reviews to develop the vendor list and drive targeted negotiations with preferred service providers.
* Managing third party service agreements: contract terms, negotiations, renewals, commitments, compliance, pricing/payment structures and cost reduction strategies.
* Managing strategic relationships with third party suppliers to understand contract terms, use cases rights and restrictions, data privacy and IP ownership to identify and mitigate complex costing and compliance issues.

To be considered for this opportunity you should be able to demonstrate experience in these areas, it is essential that you are proactive in procurement data analysis, able to provide insights to team members and spot savings opportunities with mid and lower spending suppliers. You must be expert with pivot tables, data analysis and charting and able to extract data from source systems.

For further information or a confidential discussion call Gareth Paul on 0117 311 6447 or email

Randstad Technologies Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.



educational requirements

high school