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Supply Chain job-Regional Capex Buyer-Capital Construction Services-London

  • up to £277 PAYE or £363 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £116K per annum
  • Temporary
  • Greater London
  • Ref: 20496

Your New Supply Chain Job Title: Regional Capex Buyer - Capital Construction Services, London

Your New Daily rate: up to £277 PAYE or £363 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £116K per annum

Duration: Long term temporary assignment until December 2021

Location: WFH initially and West London

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 37.5 hours

Job posting ID: JP87840

Who you'll be working for:

Our client a Major FTSE100 business who have fantastic offices in West London are looking for a Regional Capex Buyer.

What you'll be doing each day:

  • Define & deliver optimised contracting and procurement strategies for site capex projects in UK and Republic of Ireland region, for Pharma and WREF supply chains (circa 10 sites), dealing with complex sourcing, logistics and quality issues in a fast paced and challenging environment
  • Ensure successful project delivery (safety, cost, quality, time) against business targets, customer expectations, compliance requirements and total cost of ownership
  • Effectively manage stakeholder relationships with internal customers and external suppliers
  • Business partner for Region site capex project managers
  • Capex categories: engineering offices/firms and trade contractors
  • Accountable in contracting and in project execution (e.g. steering attendance, contract management, contractual changes, claim, contract close-out)
  • Role of sharing of suppliers information/performance/issues with other Category Managers and being supported by them upon request
  • Manage relationship with main contractors dedicated to site capex projects and conduct regular business reviews with senior management to ensureVaccines requirements are met, employing supplier evaluation and continuous improvement management
  • Promote innovation and ideas coming from supplier base to challenge internal position to reduce cost and timing
  • Sourcing and Implementation of all CCS categories in the Region
  • CCS categories: Engineering Services, Project Controls and Project Management Service, HVAC and E/I installation, mechanical and piping installation, civil works and cleanrooms installation
  • Source: execute competitive selection and negotiation
  • Implement: operational integration with suppliers, execute strategy
  • Region SRM (performance management)
  • Support various procurement activities of Indirect Procurement team like category strategies, RFPs

The skills you need to succeed:

  • Procurement experience across multiple spend categories: Opex, Capex or Indirect.
  • Must have an good understanding about technical categories present within all capital projects: building services and process/biotech equipment, construction and technical contractors
  • Good people management both downward and upward
  • Good project management skills
  • Extensive experience across key procurement processes
  • Strong synthesis and analytical skills, ability to extract key information from complex set of data
  • Strong communicator with ability to interact in multidisciplinary environment and work in teams in a highly complex organization
  • Strong leadership behaviours and change management skills
  • Developed and effective negotiation skills
  • Learning agility and continuous improvement mindset
  • Experience in Pharma, Food, FMCG, Life Sciences background a plus
  • Master level in Economics or Business or Engineering degrees.
  • SAP experience a plus

*Please note this Umbrella rate is the amount payable to Umbrella company - this does not represent what you will actually receive from the Umbrella company

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