Procurement has been faced with fundamental changes of the business environment over the last few years and from my point of view there is one decisive factor to turn threads into opportunities: people.
Today, Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) is a constituent of every procurement textbook and used by professional category managers as a methodology and philosophy which looks beyond the price of a purchase to include many other costs along the entire life-cycle of a product or service.
The use of information technologies can both free up procurement professionals’ time from transactional activities and, indirectly, can help them recognise the strategic aspects of some procurement activities that feed into strategic sourcing.
Often the pressure to seek innovation from our external supply base comes from senior leadership, often the CEO. A recent request prompted me to ask my colleagues and see if there was common approach to the topic.
Procurement Team Leader - Best-in-Class - Global FTSE 30 - London Flex Working - £80 - 90k Excellent Benefits
This aggressively growing FTSE 30 Firm is urgently seeking an accomplished indirect procurement expert to lead a five strong sourcing tea ...
PROCUREMENT – CATEGORY BUYER – DIRECTS - CONSTRUCTION MAJOR - BOURNEMOUTH - £45-55K PACKAGE
Leading construction contractor seeks Category Buyer to spearhead their direct Procurement function. Aggressive growth over the last 12 months, and the acqu ...
I am currently recruiting a Software Senior Buyer on behalf of our client, a FTSE 100 financial services organisation. The jobholders main responsiblity is to identify opportunities to drive cost reductions.
The jobholder will be required ...
Tap into the global talent network with Procurement Leaders’ own jobs board and careers service “People in Procurement.”
Sigaria accepts no responsibility for advice or information contained on this site although every effort is made to ensure its accuracy. Users are advised to seek independent advice from qualified persons before acting upon any such information.