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Procurement Manager - Networks

Ref: 79038

  • 85,000-90,000
  • 29 Mar 2023
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Procurement Manager - Networks

About the Company

Our client have setup a brand new company to manage their entire multi-billion-pound global sourcing operation. They are looking for the right talent to help them achieve their goals. Their goal is simple: redefine procurement, from top to bottom. One that drives continuous transformation and creates value for all internal and external stakeholders. Their vision of procurement is simpler, more digital and more sustainable. They will be based in the thriving tech hub of Dublin, Ireland – the perfect place to innovate at speed and scale. 

About the Position

We are actively seeking a talented individual to manage and deliver category spend and performance, develop and deliver category plans, and implement business improvements that minimize the Total Cost of Ownership. You will be responsible for driving and delivering end-to-end sourcing projects, developing policies and frameworks, collaborating with regional category teams, and managing relationships with key suppliers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and deliver category spend and performance, develop and deliver category plan and long term values, implement business improvements through optimising commercial, design and process levers that minimise the Total Cost of Ownership
  • Drive and deliver end-to-end sourcing projects including complex contractual and pricing models
  • Develop and deliver policies and frameworks underpin products and service delivery
  • Collaborate with regional category teams, and ensure category plan implementation at a regional level
  • Maintain internal and external networks, to ensure buy in and improvements of customer value and Total Cost of Ownership
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers, negotiate commercial and contractual arrangements utilising the latest contracting tools, templates and terms and conditions, ensure required performance and contractual obligations are met, while incorporating innovative improvement initiatives
  • Manage and develop a team of procurement professionals 
  • Deliver business partnering services to key Customer and Business Units


  • Relevant experience as a leader within the Procurement function, with strong leadership skills and the ability to collaborate and deliver through high performance teams
  • Strong business expertise in relevant category, particularly around supplier capabilities, commercial models, product lifecycles and partner programmes required to deliver portfolio and customer requirements
  • Ability to manage complex, strategic and commercial requirements 
  • Experience in business partnering and supplier relationship management
  • Demonstrates strong continuous improvement skills that exceeds customer expectations

Remuneration Package

Competitive Salary
Full suite of Benefits
Health Insurance
To discuss this role further or other Supply Chain and Logistics jobs please contact Diarmuid O'Mahony on 01 5927888 or by email or click the apply button

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