Global Procurement Head
Large Multinational Conglomerate
Work Life Balance
About Our Client
Our client is a global Multinational Organisation in the Service industry - they have grown significantly over the past 35 years via both acquisition and pushing into new markets. This significant growth has delivered key revenue and profit results without the initial establishment of a central procurement function. They have since established a Global and then Asia procurement function.
You are to develop and implement the procurement function vision and strategies on a Global basis covering Europe and Asia.
You are required to establish key relationships with internal stakeholders including CFOs, CEO, Country Heads and GMs. This business is quite complex with multiple revenue streams which will require you to engage with each of them with a tailored approach.
You are expected to define and Optimise Procurement and Contract strategies that is able to work in an independent environment.
You would need to liaise with both the Global procurement division (based in Europe) and the Asia procurement division. You are expected to draw down on both their standardise procurement practices and implement those into your region as well as to lead and execute strategic sourcing initiatives within a variety of spend categories and across the region.
The Successful Applicant
You will need to have extensive experience in managing people on a Global/Regional basis as well as being able to take the reins over the incumbent team and stretch them to new levels whilst working through change management scenarios.
The ideal candidate will be degree qualified in Business, Supply Chain, Operations or relevant disciplines.
This position will require you to be dealing with C suites individuals on day to day basis hence you are required to confidently interact, communicate and collaborate effectively with stakeholders across key business functions.
What's on Offer
This is an excellent opportunity for individuals that are looking to take their career to the next level.