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Head of Procurement

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Paris, Île-de-France
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 376473/004_1551895045
  • Sector: Category Management, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 06/03/2019

Job description

A market leading medical devices company in Paris are searching for a Head of Procurement for multiple direct spend categories, with a focus on, but not limited to, inventory control, supply chain, cost controls, supplier's relations and demand planning. This role is a result of a growing procurement division and my client is looking for high potential individuals who can make a real impact to the business.

The role

  • Coordinate and direct all procurement for their large site in France
  • Play a key role in a fast growing/changing procurement division
  • Order required raw-materials or services for production in time and in budget
  • Support all contract negotiations and supplier relations
  • Ensure that policies, procedures, practices are implemented, trained, and followed
  • Lead a team of operational and strategic Buyers

Desired Skills/Experience

  • 5+ Years of strategic procurement experience
  • Vast experience in operational leadership
  • Experience working with multiple categories in an international environment
  • Able to work autonomously and be able to manage category strategy from the outset
  • Must be fluent in French and English

Benefits

  • Be part of a fast-growing procurement division
  • Excellent progression working in one of the most innovative companies in the industry
  • An extremely autonomous position with excellent visibility
  • Report directly to senior management and make a direct impact on the business

How to Apply:

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