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Indirect Procurement Director

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 04/042018
  • Sector: Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 04/04/2018
Describe the job:

A leading FMCG organization is seeking an Indirect Procurement Director to lead the indirect procurement function globally. Based out of London, United Kingdom, it is an especially exciting time to join the business as following a restructure in the procurement function, they have centralized their function into London offices. With a turnover of almost $10billion last year, they are a big player in the FMCG industry that is keen to offer an opportunity to grow professionally!

Responsibilities:
  • Leading all indirect Categories which include logistics (small parcels, OTR), Telecoms, Sales & Marketing (Print & Paper), Corporate services (such as HR), Facilities, MRO, Travel, and Fleet
  • Manage a team across 12 countries with 8 direct reports
  • Be in control of 34 countries – Western, Central & Eastern Europe, Turkey, Middle East, & North and South Africa  
  • Reports directly to VP of Procurement 
  • Responsible for  €700m
  • Create and manage contract suppliers, whilst also negotiating stakeholders in a number of locations
Skills and Experience Required
  • Experience in an FMCG corporation
  • Degree requirements
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to build and manage a team effectively
  • Ability to handle budgets from €450m
We are looking for someone who is driven by results and has a proven record in delivery. This individual must be very action-driven who are not only able to drive the team but also be able to manage the stakeholders globally across the broad 34 countries.

You must be a keen learner and show a good drive for positive results. This role would suit someone with experience working in a matrix organization and cross functions.

What this Job Offers You
  • Travel opportunities.
  • Versatile health services
  • Flexible working hours
  • Commitment to family-friendly processes
  • Company retirement plan
How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion or contact me directly on +442037800035 

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