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Director of Procurement

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Stamford, United States

- Industry leading firm
- High level of exposure to executive team

About Our Client
Leading services business located in Central Connecticut.

Job Description
- Proven ability to drive transformational change through effective stakeholder engagement and change management.
- Acting as strategic business partner to manage relationships at senior levels within the organization in order to leverage knowledge, spend and procurement effectiveness.
- Providing strategic oversight for the development of Corporate Procurement strategies; includes oversight and monitoring of overall procurement performance and identification/implementation of continuous improvement.
- Develops and implements strategies to optimize contract negotiations and strategic relationships with suppliers. For key categories, this will include the establishment of cross-functional category councils to enhance our multi-year category roadmaps and improve our strategic supplier relationship.
- Develops, implements, and monitors goals that include cost savings and quality assurance and insures adherence to applicable policies, procedures and laws.
- Enhance the procurement capability by helping to develop and deliver processes, training, and procurement technology and knowledge management tools.
- Communicates and educates stakeholders on procurement policies, practices and abilities to increase awareness and engagement.This shall include the establishment of new monthly reporting requirements to our internal clients.
- Develops annual operating plan and budget, and quarterly forecast updates.Improve linkages to our FP&A organization with respect to key savings initiatives and how to capture in our forecasting process.
- Continue to improve talent management strategies to develop organizational capability. Continue to build a strong pipeline of talent for the team.

The Successful Applicant
- BA/BS degree in related field
- Master's degree preferred
- Experience (required/desired):
- 12+ years of relevant work experience.
- Minimum of five (5) year's experience leading procurement function with a heavy emphasis in Real Estate & Facilities spending within a large organization.
- Experience negotiating contracts in excess of $300M

What's on Offer
Base + bonus + benefits


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