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Position Details
Reference No.
98061
Title
Head of Procurement VAC-17668M
Employment Type
Full Time
Available Positions
1
Location(s):
Nicosia
Posted On:
14/05/2019
Contact Details
Company
StaffMatters Recruitment
Contact Person
Administration Team
Address
4th floor Limassol Roussos Tower, Corner Anexartesias & Kyriakou Matsi
Limassol
Phones
+35725341383
Email
admin@smstaffmatters.com
Job Description

Due to the extension of their company our client, a Software Development Company in the Online Industry based in Nicosia, is looking to recruit an experienced Head of Procurement. 

Responsibilities:

Lead the Group Procurement function, developing and implementing the Group Procurement Strategy, Roadmap and Purchasing Framework, ensuring alignment to the Group's overall strategic objectives

Work with senior business stakeholders to develop plans to deliver savings targets

Responsible for the development, implementation and ongoing review of the supplier and contract tender timetable to ensure robust management of contract expiry and re-tendering requirements for the Group including supplier rationalisation where required

Collaborate with Group Finance to understand and incorporate relevant budgets

Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

Monitor and forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power

Assess, manage and mitigate risks

Works closely with infrastructure team of the company

Requirements:

BSc in Logistics, Economics, Business Administration or related discipline 

5+ years related experience 

Excellent command of the English language (written & spoken)

Excellent attention to detail with the ability to work under pressure, deliver to strict deadlines and manage conflicting priorities.

Customer focused with excellent written and verbal communication skills

Results driven with strong analytical skills

Desirable Skills and Experience:

Proven track record of developing a central Procurement function within a large, complex organisation, delivering procurement benefits including financial savings

Understanding of commercial risk management

Effective senior stakeholder and supplier management, including the ability to successfully persuade and influence others

Experience of working with project management methodologies

Experience of successfully leading and motivating teams at a senior level, including managing team performance

The company offers a salary based on skills and experience plus medical insurance

Other Requirements

To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV to admin@smstaffmatters.com quoting the above Job title along the VAC number or alternatively call +357 25341383  for more information.