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Head Of Procurement

Ref: ARV3372

Skills: Main Contractor, Manufacturer, Modular Building, Offsite Construction

Role: Buyer

Location: East Midlands

Sector: Manufacturing, Construction, Modular Building

Well Established Modular Contractor - Design and Build Projects as Principle Contractor


Job Title: Head of Procurement

Location: Nottinghamshire Base 

Salary: Flexible to Attract

Sector: Offsite Construction – Modular


  • Well Established Modular Contractor
  • Design and Build Projects as Principle Contractor


A leading player in the Modular Construction Sector seeks an experienced Head of Procurement. This role is responsible for the commercial performance, timely delivery, quality and materials management function in the business, developing and deploying the strategic supply chain and procurement activities for our manufacturing and warehouse operations.


The role will report directly to the Commercial Director and be a key member of the senior management team.


The Role:



  • Manage, coach and support procurement team
  • Develop and implement processes, systems, standards and disciplines for procurement and warehousing aligned to manufacturing build processes
  • Deliver procurement strategy for manufacturing performance, in line with business objectives.
  • Manage capacity and forecast in-line with manufacturing and delivery programmes
  • Working with the purchasing and warehouse teams to develop and manage the supply base in order to achieve a seamless supply chain
  • Support individuals to allow growth within their roles and encourage advancement either within the department or other areas of the business
  • Responsible for the development / implementation of the supply chain and warehousing processes



The Requirements:



  • Proven experience in a senior procurement manager position in a manufacturing sector, building products knowledge would be an advantage
  • Experience and ability to plan resource, lead, motivate and develop teams with strong team management skills
  • Strong negotiator/influencer able to drive down cost, maintain quality and service levels from suppliers
  • Expertise in category management, strategic sourcing, implementation of SLA’s, consignment stock, Kan-Ban, engagement and management of all supplier levels, and KPI reporting
  • Commercially minded with knowledge of procurement agreements, warranties and frameworks
  • Ability to work to a budget and provide management reports on department spend / savings 
  • Comprehensive experience of developing and implementing ERP / MRP systems and executing improvements and change to procurement process and procedures
  • Excellent communications and relationship management skills, operating at all levels of the business



The Rewards:


  • Salary competitive to attract
  • Car Allowance
  • Medical, Dental & Optical Support
  • Pension
  • 25 Days Holiday


If you are interested in this role please contact Rob Elford or Rhian Newman of ARV Solutions on 01179592008. Alternatively click ‘Apply’ to submit your CV for consideration.


Key Skills: Procurement, Buying, Lean Principles, Head of Procurement, Modular, Contractor, Offsite Construction, UK Manufacturing 

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