Website RCL Foods
The Chicken Business is currently recruiting for a Group Procurement Manager to join the team. The role reports to the Head of Supply Chain and Distribution. Our Group Procurement Manager will need to strategically evaluate, source, negotiate, and manage National and Regional agreements within specific categories, ensuring that business needs are met, and the best value is negotiated for and received by the National Business.
- Provide ongoing internal functional and operational unit KPI’s and service requirements engagement and support.
- Develop a negotiation and contracting strategy that delivers against National objectives and achieves sustainable relationships with suppliers.
- Identify the drivers of savings/cost changes for the category.
- Work with the region procurement teams to identify strategic suppliers and partners for solutions, products, and services.
- Track performance results in a continuous cycle.
- Work with cross-functional senior managers to develop and establish a 1–3-year category procurement and vendor management strategy and translate this into action items for the category team.
- Agree, measure and report real savings
- Analyse industry trends and evolving technology to proactively identify supply base issues to minimize risk, protect continuity of supply and exploit emerging opportunities that benefit the National.
- Drive procurement behaviour across the Business.
- Assess and report on the categories and contract spend.
- Drive the categorization of supply (goods and services) and manage the assigned category against performance indicators.
- Conduct regular total cost analyses across the categories.
- 3 – 4 years in management roles are required
- Degree in commerce, management, supply chain management, or a related field
- 6 – 8 years’ experience within Procurement or Supply Chain, within an FMCG environment would be beneficial.
- Minimum of 8 years progressive experience within procurement or purchasing and commercial management environment
Company: RCL Foods
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Mpumalanga, South Africa
Application Deadline: N/A