We are seeking to appoint Head of Procurement . It is an exciting opportunity for a fully qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (MCIPS) to take a lead role in delivering a high level procurement service to Foto-Cewek and all its subsidiary companies.
Reporting to the Director of Finance, you will be instrumental in leading the Procurement team and developing the Foto-Cewek procurement strategy, whilst overseeing all aspects of procurement. Ref 100
Taking responsibility to achieve value for money for the Foto-Cewek group, you will work collaboratively to promote the importance of procurement across the organisation. Reporting will be an important requirement of the role providing Key Performance Indicators to Senior Level Committees within Foto-Cewek.
Ideal candidates must be able to demonstrate a significant and wide-ranging procurement experience in the public and/or private sector. You will have a strong background in managing suppliers and contracts and the ability to build effective working relationships at all levels. A confident communicator and negotiator who can show tact and diplomacy when required. Experience of managing a team in a busy work environment will be essential, showing strong leadership skills with the ability to inspire others.
This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas. For further information, please visit: .
If you are interested in applying for this post, please send your completed application form, personal details form and equal opportunities form to: [email protected] (quoting reference 100) or by post to HR, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool, L3 5QA.
Closing date for completed applications: Monday 21st March 2016 at 12pm GMT
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