Procurement Manager

Job Description

Siemens Smart Infrastructure – Develop what will be important tomorrow.  

We’re looking for people with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow. Join our Smart-Infrastructure business unit as a Procurement Manager and help us re-imagine the world by finding solutions and making the world a smarter place for tomorrow.

This exciting role will be part of the Smart Infrastructure UK Project Procurement leadership team and report directly to the Head of SI UK Project Procurement.

The role will lead a procurement team of 3 people managing an annual spend of approximately £40 million on an array of exciting projects and business units.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants. See our flexibility culture here.

Whilst we have a fantastic flexible policy, there will be a need to be in our Nottingham office on a regular basis. 

Future thinker? Read on

·         You will manage the procurement activities within SI Procurement UK, with an annual spend £40 million

·          Extensive Commercial / contractual experience in negotiating Terms and Conditions for: Multiple Individual Purchases between £5M and £20m in Value across a varied range of commodities and Management of Commodities with spend exceeding £10M per annum. Define and implement Business Unit Procurement Strategies to deliver targeted savings and synergies. 

·         ‘Day to day’ involvement in all the Procurement activity within Business unit to ensure achievement of EBIT targets.

·          Provide leadership and line management to the Procurement team

·         To act as Commodity leader for specified commodities, in line with experience, with the objective of securing best value solutions

·         Ensure employees comply with the Corporate Procurement policies and strategic Procurement initiatives, and ensure full compliance with any business requirements

·         Development and driving of Hub and BU Procurement strategy aligned to SI Procurement Strategy

·         Act as Commodity leader for specified commodities

We are looking for super minds, not superheroes.

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Manager, with a passion for coaching, developing, and mentoring. 

You will have extensive procurement management, service contracts and project procurement experience within manufacturing, project equipment, goods and services and sound knowledge of contract law, with practical experience of their application to procurement projects.

We are looking for someone who understands procurement data and can analyse complex commercial data and make recommendations on sound financial basis.

Experience of managing change, and a growth mindset is a must!

We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

Smart infrastructure enables the way we want to live - happily, comfortably, sustainably and in harmony. We do this from physical products, components, and systems to connected, cloud-based digital offerings and service. From intelligent grid control and electrification to smart storage solutions, from building automation and control systems to switches, valves, and sensors.

It’s incredibly important that our people enjoy working here and therefore we take great pride in having a friendly, helpful, and engaging culture. We also appreciate that development and training is important to many and that’s why we have an encouraging environment which invests in our employee’s development, whether that’s Chartership, training or mentoring.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all backgrounds. Siemens encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. We have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are available in an accessible format. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexible working requirements with you. And if you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to enable you to participate in therecruitment process, please let us know via our FAQ section here: [].


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens plc

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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