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EMEA Procurement Director

Job Title: EMEA Procurement Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: Up to £100000 per annum
REF: BBBH11185_1662034717
Contact Name: Ceri Willoughby
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

EMEA Head of Procurement

£126,000 including bonus and car

North West

A seasoned procurement professional is needed to help refine and deliver an international procurement strategy, in a business that is working towards WCM standards.

Reporting to the Executive vice President, you will be part of the senior leadership team for the region and will need to be comfortable operating both at a level, giving solid advice and guidance to the business, whilst implementing change at all levels via your geographically spread team with varying skill levels.

There are significant untapped opportunities to raise standards and make improvements not only in profitability and competitiveness, but also process efficiency and continuity.


  • Understand corporate strategy, break it down into a local plan and implement.
  • Get to know the supply chain, focusing high risk, high demand, plus upper and lower performing suppliers.
  • Analyse the orderbook and the forecast demand and ensure the global supply chain is aligned.
  • Analyse the current structure of your team, their capabilities and reshape according to the needs of the local strategy.
  • Complete re-build of procurement department.


  • Solid experience in Procurement & Supply Chain management, ideally from within an Automotive manufacturing environment.
  • MCIPS - Qualified purchasing professional or significant experience in a similar role.
  • Previously operated at a strategic level, delivering cost savings.
  • Experience of leading, coaching and developing remote teams.
  • Experience of transforming a procurement department or developing a procurement department for a Greenfield site.
  • Experience of integrating teams and processes post-acquisition.
  • Experience of LCCS Manufacturing.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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