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Senior Procurement Manager

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Posted: 09/04/2019
Reference: 764144
Job Type: Permanent
Location: London, England (map)
Salary: £80000 - £90000
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Job description

Our client is a leading main contractor working in join venture to deliver a station redevelopment in London on behalf of HS2. They have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Procurement Manager to join their team on a permanent basis in London. 

The role - 

To lead and manage the procurement of the Early Works consisting in Piling, Design, Surveys, Piling Enabling Works, Consultancy and Engineering agreements. Provide support and advice to the Procurement Manager and direction and supervision to the Procurement Officer.


Facilitate communication between Construction, Engineering, Logistics, Health and Safety, Environmental, BIM, Project Controls, Administration and Cost teams to ensure the compliance prior to the procurement of any item for the Project.

Key responsibilities

Develop and/or improve Procurement Procedures in compliance with the Project Execution Plan and WI 700; (Subcontracting).

Aligned with the Procurement Manager, lead and manage the performance of the Early Works procurement by implementing SMART targets, capturing value engineering and innovation, and driving continuous improvement .

Coordinate and plan the effective and efficient procurement of Early Works subcontracts, sub consultancies, materials, equipment and any associated services.

Establish procurement best practice including category management and use of global suppliers, if appropriate, to enhance competitiveness.

Establish and maintain the Tender Event Schedule which meets the requirements of WI 700.

Ensure that Providers’ capability and competence are assessed against the project’s required standards and policies.

Liaise with the Engineering and Construction teams on specification and technical matters.

Negotiate and place contracts in liaison with the Commercial Manager, Procurement Manager, Construction Manager and Package Manager.

Develop long term relationships with strategically important suppliers, setting up preferred supplier agreements, frameworks, and call-offs.

Lead, in conjunction with the Procurement Manager, the development of strategies for the management of the Providers performance risk to enhance the delivery of business objectives.

Please contact Becky in our London office for further details 07538484706

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Becky Wiggs

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I specialise in the recruitment of experienced Civil Engineers available for a range of main and sub-contractor roles specifically within the Built Environment on a permanent and freelance basis. If you are located around London, the South East and East Anglia and require a discussion within Civil Engineering or you require my assistance in building your team, please call me on 02076531362 or 07538484706 alternatively you can email me – becky.wiggs@fusionpeople.com



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