DIRECTOR OF PROCUREMENT - LONDON - TECHNOLOGY

Job title : DIRECTOR OF PROCUREMENT - LONDON - TECHNOLOGY
Location : London
Contact : James Clow
Call : James
Email : email James
Reference : 980495
THE SEARCH

Altus Partners are excited to be partnered with a Private Equity backed software business which just secured significant funding from some of the world’s leading investors. The business has a global presence and this role will be based in London. Their new investment will help fuel an aggressive push into the US market and further development of new innovative technology that will keep them at the forefront of their industry. They are seeking a Director of Procurement to help facilitate their growth plans. This is a truly unique opportunity to be a part of a new technology unicorn and one of Europe’s most exciting businesses.

THE ROLE:
  • Lead the overall strategy and vision for the global procurement function

  • Lead negotiations on all master supply contracts and other critical agreements for the business

  • Build and develop a world-class team

  • Establish key relationships with both internal and external senior stakeholders

  • Continually evaluate key commercial terms, trends, performances and risks

  • Business partners across various key business units

  • Work closely with the CFO and CEO on key commercial projects

THE REQUIREMENTS:
  • Degree in Business or related field preferable

  • Extensive experience of leading a global procurement function

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Fluent in English

  • Experience of working in a complex, international organisation