Sunday , August 9 2020

Lidl Jobs UK – Team Manager

Website Lidl GB

Job Description:

Our Procurement Department is now seeking an enthusiastic, proactive and highly organised German Speaking Team Manager to be part of the wider Store Equipment team and head up their Refrigeration procurement team. This fast-paced role offers an excellent opportunity to hit the ground running, working on some exciting projects from the get-go. You will be responsible for managing four direct employees while working on strategic and tactical projects with high level of autonomy and leadership, as well as with high level of exposure to Lidl GB Board of Directors and Schwarz Procurement International.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the management and development of National and International supplier relationships for long-lasting partnerships
  • Responsible for recruitment, personnel management and development of the team
  • Effectively communicating with internal and external stakeholders and representing the team in senior project meetings to board level
  • Lead the Refrigeration Procurement team comprising of 4 employees
  • Ensuring adherence to best practice of Procurement processes and procedures across the business
  • Responsible for a team of project managers and administrators tasked with delivering the refrigeration team functions and areas of responsibility (which include procurement processes management, cost management, administration, contract management
  • Lead and drive innovation
  • Responsible for planning and management within the team for successful implementation of projects

Job Requirements:

  • Able to prioritise and manage expectations of multiple high level stakeholders
  • Warehouse procurement related experience preferable
  • A self-motivated and proactive individual with a can-do attitude and the ability to drive projects and solve problems independently
  • German language is essential
  • Able to deliver the projects reliably and to the highest standard
  • Problem solving skills are required
  • Excellent Project management skills
  • Analytically minded and able to interpret and follow-up with complex data sets
  • Team management experience is essential
  • Advanced Excel and PPT skills
  • Excellent communication skills to all levels of the business
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and to deliver accurate results

Job Details:

Company: Lidl GB

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Purchasing, Strategy/Planning, Management

Job Location: Derby, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here