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PRCTL - Procurement Team Leader

Zeus Personnel are currently looking for an experienced procurement professional to act as the lead procurement interface to the New Product Development (NPD) and Customer Product Development (CPD) work streams. This will entail the designing of supply chains to meet the stated product brief, the formulation of supply chain programme inputs to each product development programme, and the capturing, reporting and managing of any supply chain risks pertaining to these projects

Procurement Team Leader:

Zeus Personnel are currently looking for an experienced procurement professional to act as the lead procurement interface to the New Product Development (NPD) and Customer Product Development (CPD) work streams. This will entail the designing of supply chains to meet the stated product brief, the formulation of supply chain programme inputs to each product development programme, and the capturing, reporting and managing of any supply chain risks pertaining to these projects.

They will also provide effective line management for the NPD Buyer and is able to work effectively as part of an integrated project team. They will work closely with Programme Manager and Lead Designers to ensure that supply chain inputs are aligned with the requirements of the overall programme. This role will also require supporting the CPD Manager in the population of CPD forms as required and the management of the supply chain inputs to CPD.

Key Responsibilities will include:

To liaise with the NPD Programme Manager and NPD Lead Designers to ensure that all Supply Chain inputs are topical, accurate and in line with the requirements of the overall Programme.

Report the status of the Supply Chain inputs and represent the Procurement function at the Product Development Review Meeting.

To work with NPD Work stream teams to identify, capture, report and manage all risks associated with Product Development that might affect the Supply Chain inputs.

To utilise tools like Make Vs Buy and Total Acquisition Cost / Total Cost of Ownership Analysis in order to inform the decision making with respect to capital investment proposals.

Perform Line Management duties that include the holding of 1-2-1s and Annual reviews with direct report, acting as first point of escalation, the day to day Management of team members.

Design Supply Chains for each New Product Development Project that meet the requirements of the business in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery.

Liaise with the Operational Team Leader and the Supply Chain Manager to agree on Category Management strategies as generated by the Operational Procurement team.

Liaise with the Operational Team Leader and Category Buyers in the assessment of Supply Chain Capacity and Capability where necessary.

Critical Experience & Competencies

5 + years’ experience in Procurement within a manufacturing environment.

Grade A – C in GCSE Maths and English.

Proficient with Microsoft software Packages – Outlook, Word, Excel, Project.

Experience in using Electronic Business Management Systems (such as ERP systems).

MCIPS qualification desirable.

Zeus Personnel Ltd is an independent recruitment consultancy, based in Lancashire. Servicing businesses across the UK, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So, if its the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Zeus Personnel can help. We recruit for a variety of businesses across the UK in a variety of sectors, so if you are looking for a new position then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced REC qualified recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

By submitting your CV to Zeus Personnel Ltd (Zeus), you are consenting to Zeus providing you with recruitment services as an agency defined under the Employment Agencies Act 1973 and authorising Zeus to work seek on your behalf. You are consenting to your CV being forwarded to clients via electronic mail. You are also giving your consent to your personal data being included on a computerised database and its use in order to secure employment.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive per vacancy, we are unable to respond to every candidate personally and so if you have not heard back from us within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Summary

  • Ref: PRCTL
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Location: Nelson, Lancashire

Contact Information

Zeus Personnel Ltd

  • Lewis Robinson
  • T: 07756637644
  • E: lewis@zeuspersonnel.com

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