To reduce the overall cost (by negotiation, prepare Standardised Cost Sheets/comparatives after Rate Analysis, competitive CS)
To ensure required material is procured as per plan.
Provide specialist advice, guidance on current procurement practices and lead the organization in identification, assessment, and management of potential risks associate with differing sourcing strategies; provide insight through the analysis of spend, supply markets and savings.
Develop and manage the procurement department including setting targets and monitoring performance.
Engage support, and agreement for the strategy from key stakeholders; promote the effective management of suppliers to sustain value throughout the life of the contract.
Develop and deliver a procurement strategy across the organisation to deliver the target benefits and financial savings.
Establish new processes and systems for effective procurement across the organization.
Define and manage key supplier relationships to deliver breakthrough performance in cost, service, and quality.
Develop and agree to the annual procurement
Tagged as: communication skills, negotiation skills, Vendor Management