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Procurement Manager (Live Event Production)

Sector:
Type Permanent
Location:
Salary: £37500 - £73000 per annum
Contact: Lanre Akanni
Contact Number: 0203 216 2556

Job Description

As a leading and established player in the world of entertainment solutions this organisation has gone from strength to strength over the last few years supplying the latest and best in lighting and staging equipment for large scale events so imagine festivals, concerts, theatre and you have the right picture. They now need a knowledgeable person to add their Procurement Department in the role of Procurement Manager.

The Role
Based from their office in London you will bring your expertise to help lead the team managing procurement and the supply chain at a local and global level. You will have the autonomy to instil good practice with the supply chain processes which will enable the company to source and purchase the best services and equipment ensuring they align with the organisation’s ethical values and sustainability practices. The position will see you
  • Liaising with suppliers manufactures customers and internal departments
  • Managing and forecasting the demand for services and products
  • Ensuring that quality levels for all procurement and contracts are maintained
  • Negotiating and agreeing on contracts
  • Ensuring mutual awareness of key business objectives
  • Evaluating bids based on commercial and technical factors
  • Keeping a regular eye on cost and ensuring consistent value
  • Keep Senior Management updated on supply chain activities, trends and analysis to support the business’s growth
  • Leading and mentoring the procurement team
 
About You
To be considered for this role it is essential that you have:
  • A clear procurement background within the entertainment industry or
  • A clear procurement background related to pro lighting within the entertainment sector
  • CIPS qualification
  • Strong negotiation, decision making  and analytical skills
  • Degree in either supply chain management, business studies or logistics
  • A customer focused attitude
  • Excellent planning and organisation
  • Fantastic business acumen
  • A high level of attention to detail
 
The Offer
On offer is a competitive basic salary, private health care, free gym, free on-site parking and the opportunity to work in a supportive environment with an industry leader. For further information and consideration apply now with your full CV.

NO SPONSORSHIP IS ON OFFER YOU MUST BE IN THE UK / COMING TO THE UK TO BE CONSIDERED OR HAVE THE APPROPRIATE WORKING VISA






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