Job description Posted 03 May 2022

Senior Procurement Manager

Brentford / Remote

6 months

£542.18pd UMB

£418.71pd PAYE

We are looking for someone to take on the role of Senior Procurement Manager for ViiV in an interim basis. 

It is a fantastic chance for someone to make an immediate impact and to drive improvements across this business area. 

As the Senior Procurement Manager for ViiV, you will be responsible for;

Ensuring input to and alignment with the creation of global sourcing strategies, representing the needs of ViiV stakeholders, in partnership with the Global category teams. Identify and deliver business benefits aligned to assurance of supply, quality, service, cost and innovation and delivering stakeholders and business partner requirements through execution of category strategies. Drive operational efficiencies by ensuring Contract & Preferred Supplier list compliance as well as managing the Tail spend. To deliver effective budgets (Plans of Purchase) agreed with key stakeholders and Finance in accordance with the Spend Management Framework and aligned to the global budgets together with Global and Regional category team.


Strategy execution

Benefit delivery

Business partnering & stakeholder management 

External supplier relationships

Supply chain & risk management

Preferred Qualifications

5-10 years of Procurement experience.

Must have Indirect Procurement experiences (experience across Marketing and Sales categories is a plus)

•        Qualified to Degree level, ideally within Procurement and Supply Chain, and/or further academic qualifications, for example MBA, CIPS, MCIPS

•        Category experience within Marketing, Sales and/or Commercial although high potential candidates from other areas will also be considered

•        Ability to articulate the business case for Supplier Diversity and translate it into action in discrete situations

•        Understanding of Procure-to-Pay and Spend Analysis systems; ability to dive into data and co-create, understand, and trouble-shoot reporting requirements

If you feel you would be suitable, please apply with your most up to date CV